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Bradford College Bolton Royd

A Grade II Listed Building in Manningham, Bradford

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Latitude: 53.8078 / 53°48'27"N

Longitude: -1.7654 / 1°45'55"W

OS Eastings: 415546

OS Northings: 434632

OS Grid: SE155346

Mapcode National: GBR JGD.GL

Mapcode Global: WHC98.VKJ8

Entry Name: Bradford College Bolton Royd

Listing Date: 9 August 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1132973

English Heritage Legacy ID: 336835

Location: Bradford, BD8

County: Bradford

Electoral Ward/Division: Manningham

Built-Up Area: Bradford

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Manningham St Paul and St Jude

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

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Listing Text

(east side)

No 288
(Bradford College, Bolton Royd)
SE 1534 NE 29/815


Circa 1850-55, a substantial villa set back from road in grounds. Debased Greek
Revival detailing. Two storeys, ashlar, 5 bay front. Sill bands, frieze, cornice
and blocking course. Hipped slate roof, corniced chimneys. The front is flanked by
full height rectangular, pilastered bay windows, with Doric entablature to ground
floor. First floor to centre has 2 light windows with ashlar lintels decorated with
anthemion pattern. Elaborate wrought iron balcony over Greek Doric column porch.
Later 2 storey north wing with very steep mansard roof. Inside the staircase has
delicate cast iron anthemion patterned bannisters. An early example of the
development of Manningham as a fashionable suburb.

Listing NGR: SE1554634632

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

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