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Whitteron House, Low Moor

Description: Whitteron House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 9 August 1983
English Heritage Building ID: 336224

OS Grid Reference: SE1549928075
OS Grid Coordinates: 415499, 428075
Latitude/Longitude: 53.7488, -1.7664

Location: Carr Lane, Bradford BD12 0UE

Locality: Low Moor
County: Bradford
Country: England
Postcode: BD12 0UE

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Listing Text

Moorside/Low Moor BD12

Whitteron House
SE 1528 64/337


Early C19 house associated with Low Moor Ironworks (Dr Whitteron was official
doctor to the ironworks). Altered mid C19. The house stands in its own grounds
at right angles to Carr Lane. Two-storeys, sandstone "brick". Stone slate roof,
modillion bracket eaves cornice. Corniced chimneys with pairs of octagonal pots.
The building may have been an earlier cottage extended as the right hand part has
traces of earlier build (originally this part was the surgery). Four windows in
ashlar surrounds. C19 sashes. Two doorways in plain surrounds, one with cornice
on consoles altered to window. Left hand has addition of 1870's pilastered porch
with iron cresting to entablature. To the right hand the former surgery door has
a rectangular marginal glazed diamond pattern fanlight. Good leaded painted
Victorian glass inserted in vestibule and living room.

Listing NGR: SE1549928075

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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