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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
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1105647
English Heritage Legacy ID: 336409
Location: Bradford, BD9
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
This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 15/08/2019
Former Yorkshire United Independent College
(Formerly listed as Management Training Centre, University of Bradford)
Built 1874-1877 for the Congregationalist Airedale College which became the Yorkshire United Independent College in 1888, and from 1963 until 2019, 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 two 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
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