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25, Bradford

Description: 25

Grade: DL
Date Listed: 10 June 1977
Date Delisted: 16 September 1997
English Heritage Building ID: 336148

OS Grid Reference: SE1664233384
OS Grid Coordinates: 416642, 433384
Latitude/Longitude: 53.7965, -1.7488

Location: Bolton Road, Bradford BD1 4WR

Locality: Bradford
County: Bradford
Country: England
Postcode: BD1 4WR

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Listing Text

The following building was de-listed on 16th September 1997.

(west side)

Nos 23 and 25
SE 1633 SE 37/185 10.6.77


1876. Architects: Milnes and France, similar grand warehouse range continuing
Nos 11 to 21 (odd). Wedge corner with Balme Street. The top 2-storeys have been
partially rebuilt. Four original storeys, the ground floor has a basement in part
(sloping site) and is slightly battered as a podium to the main floor. Ashlar
sandstone with deep V grooved horizontal rustication to ground floor with vertical
tooling, plat band separating basement. Panelled frieze with console brackets to
bold cornice over ground floor. Giant pilastrade to 2 main storeys, deep plain
frieze and large modillion bracket cornice. Sill band to top floor. The partly
rebuilt top floors are of sandstone "brick" with parapet coping, 18 windows, those
in basement with ornate cast iron grilles. Cornices over first floor windows. The
levelled corner with Balme Street contains the principal entrance flanked by engaged
Doric columns on moulded bases, the lower parts of shafts fluted; olive leaf carving
to entablature. The doorway is round headed and recessed in 2 orders with impost
string carried out to the columns; zig-zag fluting to doorhead and intricately
carved tympanum. Six bay similar return front to Balme Street.

Listing NGR: SE1664233384

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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