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Park House

A Grade II Listed Building in Queensbury, Bradford

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.7676 / 53°46'3"N

Longitude: -1.8371 / 1°50'13"W

OS Eastings: 410836

OS Northings: 430147

OS Grid: SE108301

Mapcode National: GBR HSMW.25

Mapcode Global: WHC9F.RKDK

Entry Name: Park House

Listing Date: 7 March 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1199489

English Heritage Legacy ID: 337407

Location: Bradford, BD13

County: Bradford

Electoral Ward/Division: Queensbury

Built-Up Area: Bradford

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Queensbury Holy Trinity

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

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Listing Text

SE13SW QUEENSBURY PARK LANE
(west side),
Queensbury

5/33 Park House


II

Large detached house. Dated 1888 on plaque to right return. For
the Foster family (probably John Foster junior). Hammer-dressed
stone with ashlar dressings. Green slate roof. Rectangular plan.
Vernacular revival style. Two storeys and attic. Three-bay
asymmetrical but ordered facade. The right bay breaks forward slightly
and has a 2-storey canted bay with parapet and 6-light mullioned and
transomed windows. The left bay has a 2-storey square bay with shaped
parapet and 10-light mullioned and transomed windows. Between is a
single-storey open porch with wide round-arched opening with arcaded
balustrade over. The doorway within has moulded surround, cambered
head and carved spandrels. Moulded lst-floor band. To 1st floor is
a central 8-light mullioned and transomed window, and above this is a
small wooden gabled dormer. Outer bays are gabled with copings and
side parapets and each has a 3-light attic window. To left gable apex
is a sunflower motif, and to right an ear of corn. The rear elevation
has central 12-light mullioned and transomed staircase window. Two-storey
wing to the left. Flat-roofed extension to the right, possibly later.
The left and right elevations have mullioned windows of up to 6-lights,
some transomed. The sunflower and corn motifs are repeated in the gable
apexes. Tall ashlar stacks with moulded caps.

Interior: Large entrance hall with dog-leg stair at rear with ramped,
moulded handrail and turned balusters. Six-panel doors.


Listing NGR: SE1635328986

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