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St Davids Ruin

A Grade II Listed Building in Wilsden, Bradford

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Latitude: 53.8358 / 53°50'8"N

Longitude: -1.8587 / 1°51'31"W

OS Eastings: 409395

OS Northings: 437739

OS Grid: SE093377

Mapcode National: GBR HSG2.DP

Mapcode Global: WHC91.FV48

Entry Name: St Davids Ruin

Listing Date: 18 October 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1133344

English Heritage Legacy ID: 338026

Location: Wilsden, Bradford, BD16

County: Bradford

Civil Parish: Wilsden

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Wilsden

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

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Listing Text


5/166 St. David's Ruin


Folly. Initialled and dated "B.F. 1796" (Benjamin Ferrand).
Hammer-dressed stone, ashlar dressings. Tall wall with pointed-
arch to one side of a short circular tower with 2 pointed-arched
windows; with inner rebate for glazing, to either side of pointed-
arched doorway with inscribed lintel. Roll-moulded band. A
typical folly conventionally ruined, prominently sited on hill
top above Harden village; visible from St. Ives (q.v.) the home
of Benjamin Ferrand.

Listing NGR: SE0939537739

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

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