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Fountain Hall, Bradford

Description: Fountain Hall

Grade: II
Date Listed: 9 August 1983
English Heritage Building ID: 336445

OS Grid Reference: SE1605333482
OS Grid Coordinates: 416053, 433482
Latitude/Longitude: 53.7974, -1.7578

Location: Fountain Street, Bradford BD1 3RA

Locality: Bradford
County: Bradford
Country: England
Postcode: BD1 3RA

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Listing Text


Fountain Hall
SE 1633 SE 36/518


Circa 184O-1850, originally the Friends Meeting House. Tall 2-storey sandstone
ashlar front with heavy classical details. Chamfered rusticated quoins; plinth,
first floor sill band, bed mould to modillion brackets supporting projecting cornice;
parapet with coping returned to sides. Five windows, 3 grouped to centre on first
floor in eared architrave surrounds, outer ground floor windows have cornices on
consoles. Below the central group of 3 windows is a large tetrastyle Roman Doric
portico in antis. Flight of steps leads up to 3 archivolt arched pilastered
doorway. A modern canopy has been bracketed out from the portico entablature.
Three window single-storey wing with similar details to right hand.

Listing NGR: SE1605333482

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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