History in Structure

This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.

Former Yorkshire United Independent College

A Grade II Listed Building in Bradford, Bradford

We don't have any photos of this building yet. Why don't you be the first to send us one?

Upload Photo »

Approximate Location Map
Large Map »


Latitude: 53.8164 / 53°48'59"N

Longitude: -1.7765 / 1°46'35"W

OS Eastings: 414811

OS Northings: 435591

OS Grid: SE148355

Mapcode National: GBR JD9.3H

Mapcode Global: WHC98.PB7M

Plus Code: 9C5WR68F+H9

Entry Name: Former Yorkshire United Independent College

Listing Date: 9 August 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1105647

English Heritage Legacy ID: 336409

Location: Bradford, West Yorkshire, BD9

County: Bradford

Electoral Ward/Division: Heaton

Built-Up Area: Bradford

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Heaton St Barnabas

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

Find accommodation in

Listing Text

Heaton BD9

Management Training Centre,

University of Bradford
SE 1435 22/487


Built 1874-1877 for the Congregationalist Airedale College which became the United
Independant College in 1888, now part of Bradford University. These college
buildings, approached by a drive and carriage sweep from Emm Lane, were designed
by Lockwood and Mawson. C13 geometrical tracery Gothic sandstone "brick" with
ashlar dressings. Slightly asymmetrical multi-gabled composition with chapel wing
to east and central projecting gabled bay with flanking pinnacled turrets,
tripartite arcaded porch and large shafted oriel window above the main windows, at
first floor level on the wings, rise into the gables. Master's residence to north
end with 2-storey oriel bay front and set back tower with steep pavilion roof, iron
cresting. Steep slate roofs throughout, grouped octagonal shaft chimneys, pointed
lead capped ventilators, crocketed finials to gables.

Listing NGR: SE1481135591

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

Recommended Books

Other nearby listed buildings

BritishListedBuildings.co.uk is an independent online resource and is not associated with any government department. All government data published here is used under licence. Please do not contact BritishListedBuildings.co.uk for any queries related to any individual listed building, planning permission related to listed buildings or the listing process itself.

British Listed Buildings is a Good Stuff website.