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1-8, Mount Royd Bd8, Bradford

Description: 1-8, Mount Royd Bd8

Grade: II
Date Listed: 9 August 1983
English Heritage Building ID: 336911

OS Grid Reference: SE1545434732
OS Grid Coordinates: 415454, 434732
Latitude/Longitude: 53.8087, -1.7668

Location: Mt Royd, Bradford BD8 8QX

Locality: Bradford
County: Bradford
Country: England
Postcode: BD8 8QX

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Listing Text

Manningham BD8

Nos 1 to 8 (consec)
SE 1534 NW 28/874
SE 1534 NE 29/874


Circa 1863-64. Architects Lockwood and Mawson. Terrace of paired, high Victorian
town houses with freely handled Gothic detailing. The terrace has a private road
off Manningham Lane and still retains its private gardens opposite. Three storeys,
basement and attics. Sandstone "brick" with ashlar dressings. Each pair has end
breaks with steep barge-boarded gables. The gables contain round headed French windows
going on to roofs of 2 storey canted bays with arched lights and pierced quatrefoil
parapets. The inner windows are treated as bargeboard gable semi-dormer on second
floor and as round headed French casements on first floor, going on to ornate cast
iron balconies; those of Nos 1 and 2 and 7 and 8 are of fleur-de-lis pattern. Both
these pairs of houses have triangular arched windows. Narrow round headed windows
lighting entrance halls and round arched doorways on ground floor. Ornate cast iron
area railings returned up steps to doorways. In the centre of the elevations of
Nos 1 and 2 and 7 and 8 a gablets capped buttress reaches up from the basement into
the first floor.

Listing NGR: SE1545434732

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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