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Institute for the Blind, Bradford

Description: Institute for the Blind

Grade: II
Date Listed: 9 August 1983
English Heritage Building ID: 336938

OS Grid Reference: SE1618333406
OS Grid Coordinates: 416183, 433406
Latitude/Longitude: 53.7967, -1.7558

Location: 8 North Parade, Bradford BD1 3PE

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

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Listing Text


Nos 2 to 12 (even)
(Institute for the Blind)
SE 1633 SW 36/898


Includes No 1 Upper Piccadilly. 1868, architects Knowles and Wilcock. Domestic
Gothic design on corner with No 1 Upper Piccadilly. Three storeys, rough dressed
sandstone "brick" with ashlar dressings. Splayed gabled corner and gabled dormers
to both fronts, moulded saddlestones. Mullioned-transomed windows. Oriel bay
window to corner. Pierced quatrefoils in gables. Steep pitch slate roofs. Modern
shop fronts. Important corner site. Nos 10 and 12 are plain 2 storey fronts with
slate roofs, sash windows. Shop fronts.

Listing NGR: SE1618333406

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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