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Cousen Place, Bradford

Description: Cousen Place

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 September 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 336330

OS Grid Reference: SE1454431674
OS Grid Coordinates: 414544, 431674
Latitude/Longitude: 53.7812, -1.7808

Location: Cross Lane, Bradford BD7 3JX

Locality: Bradford
County: Bradford
Country: England
Postcode: BD7 3JX

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Listing Text

Horton BD7

4.9.52 Nos 1 to 11 (odd) and No 15

- No 13 (Cousen Place)
SE 1431 NE 51/55


Mid C17 row of small houses with some later additions. No 11 projecting as gabled
wing to right hand; back to back in part due to later sub-division. Low, irregular,
2-storey elevations, roughly coursed gritstone and sandstone "bricks". Stone slate
roofs, corniced chimneys of varying height. The fronts of Nos 3 and 5 rendered.
No 7 originally 2 cottages. No 1 has saddlestones to gable ends with shaped
kneelers; 4 light square mullion circa 1800 windows to both floors, plain doorway.
Nos 3 and 5 have 5 light chamfered mullion splayed reveal windows to both floors
and 2 light similar to right hand of No 5. No 7 has C19 windows and door surround
but retains blocked doorway with 4 central chamfered arch and heavy shaped lintel
inscribed "S over W E, 1657". The projecting gabled wing of No 11 has large quoins
and shaped finial to the saddlestone. Blocked 5 light chamfered mullion first floor
window and 3 light square mullion one on ground floor. Chamfered door surround.
No 15, situated to rear of No 5, as broad gabled wing, has unusually large window
of 6 chamfered mullion lights with drip mould on the ground floor and in first floor
group of 3 windows under common drip mould, chamfered mullions, the centre 3 lights
replaced by plate glass.

Listing NGR: SE1454431674

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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