Description: The Old Dolphin Public House
Date Listed: 9 August 1983
English Heritage Building ID: 336585
OS Grid Reference: SE1149230511
OS Grid Coordinates: 411492, 430511
Latitude/Longitude: 53.7708, -1.8271
5111 HIGHGATE ROAD
Clayton Heights/Old Dolphin BD13
(The Old Dolphin Public House)
SE 1130 57/641
Mid C18 rebuild of an old established inn on the Bradford-Halifax coach road.
Enlarged 1790, when no doubt the coach house and stables were added, to meet the
increased traffic of the heyday of the stage coach. Two-storey 3-bay front, the
left hand 2 bays being the original part with irregularly coursed sandstone
"bricks" and quoins. The right hand bay of circa 1790 with similar thin "bricks"
to coach house. Re-slated roof with bracketed eaves. Two-light square mullion
windows in squared surrounds. Modern stone porch. Corniced chimneys. Two and
3 light square mullion rear windows.
Listing NGR: SE1149230516
Source: English Heritage
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