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Bradford College Bolton Royd, Bradford

Description: Bradford College Bolton Royd

Grade: II
Date Listed: 9 August 1983
English Heritage Building ID: 336835

OS Grid Reference: SE1554634632
OS Grid Coordinates: 415546, 434632
Latitude/Longitude: 53.8078, -1.7654

Location: 12-19 Parkfield Road, Bradford BD8 7BB

Locality: Bradford
County: Bradford
Country: England
Postcode: BD8 7BB

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Listing Text

(east side)

No 288
(Bradford College, Bolton Royd)
SE 1534 NE 29/815


Circa 1850-55, a substantial villa set back from road in grounds. Debased Greek
Revival detailing. Two storeys, ashlar, 5 bay front. Sill bands, frieze, cornice
and blocking course. Hipped slate roof, corniced chimneys. The front is flanked by
full height rectangular, pilastered bay windows, with Doric entablature to ground
floor. First floor to centre has 2 light windows with ashlar lintels decorated with
anthemion pattern. Elaborate wrought iron balcony over Greek Doric column porch.
Later 2 storey north wing with very steep mansard roof. Inside the staircase has
delicate cast iron anthemion patterned bannisters. An early example of the
development of Manningham as a fashionable suburb.

Listing NGR: SE1554634632

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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