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(Legrams House), with Adjoining Barn, Bradford

Description: (Legrams House), with Adjoining Barn

Grade: II
Date Listed: 9 August 1983
English Heritage Building ID: 336723

OS Grid Reference: SE1408032515
OS Grid Coordinates: 414080, 432515
Latitude/Longitude: 53.7888, -1.7878

Location: 283 Legrams Lane, Bradford BD7 2AA

Locality: Bradford
County: Bradford
Country: England
Postcode: BD7 2AA

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Listing Text


No 224
(Legrams House), with adjoining barn
SE 1432 44/721


A farmhouse and barn in same range of 1779. This original part later adapted
circa 1860 as the service wing to a new main house. Recently further altered
for use as restaurant. The 1779 range is of 2 storeys thin sandstone "brick".
Stone slate roofs, saddlestone with kneelers to gable end of barn. Three bay
symmetrical front to house proper. Central plain Venetian window with small
vermiculated keystone. The outer windows, with squared surrounds, have had their
mullions cut and replaced by wood casements and bows on the ground floor. Paired
squared jamb doorways, one blocked. Barn has had restaurant windows inserted with
small panes. Above the original barn archway is a dovecote panel with central round
headed opening. Triangular dovecote panel to east gable end. The circa 1860 house
is of 2 taller storeys, sandstone "brick" with ashlar dressings. Chamfered quoins.
Deep modillion bracketed eaves cornice. Two bays with eared architrave windows and
segmental arched panels on first floor, pilastered canted bays on ground floor and
engaged column porch with entablature.

Listing NGR: SE1408032515

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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