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Fountain Hall

A Grade II Listed Building in City, Bradford

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Latitude: 53.7974 / 53°47'50"N

Longitude: -1.7578 / 1°45'27"W

OS Eastings: 416053

OS Northings: 433482

OS Grid: SE160334

Mapcode National: GBR JJJ.39

Mapcode Global: WHC98.ZT46

Entry Name: Fountain Hall

Listing Date: 9 August 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1133164

English Heritage Legacy ID: 336445

Location: Bradford, BD1

County: Bradford

Electoral Ward/Division: City

Built-Up Area: Bradford

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Cathedral Church of St Peter Bradford

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

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Listing Text


Fountain Hall
SE 1633 SE 36/518


Circa 184O-1850, originally the Friends Meeting House. Tall 2-storey sandstone
ashlar front with heavy classical details. Chamfered rusticated quoins; plinth,
first floor sill band, bed mould to modillion brackets supporting projecting cornice;
parapet with coping returned to sides. Five windows, 3 grouped to centre on first
floor in eared architrave surrounds, outer ground floor windows have cornices on
consoles. Below the central group of 3 windows is a large tetrastyle Roman Doric
portico in antis. Flight of steps leads up to 3 archivolt arched pilastered
doorway. A modern canopy has been bracketed out from the portico entablature.
Three window single-storey wing with similar details to right hand.

Listing NGR: SE1605333482

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

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