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Shipley College Including Railings to Right and to Left and to Both Sides of Railway Steps

A Grade II Listed Building in Shipley, Bradford

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Latitude: 53.8386 / 53°50'19"N

Longitude: -1.7899 / 1°47'23"W

OS Eastings: 413923

OS Northings: 438063

OS Grid: SE139380

Mapcode National: GBR J91.7J

Mapcode Global: WHC92.GSW3

Plus Code: 9C5WR6Q6+F2

Entry Name: Shipley College Including Railings to Right and to Left and to Both Sides of Railway Steps

Listing Date: 7 March 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1133527

English Heritage Legacy ID: 337558

ID on this website: 101133527

Location: Moorhead, Bradford, West Yorkshire, BD18

County: Bradford

Electoral Ward/Division: Shipley

Parish: Shipley

Built-Up Area: Shipley

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Shipley St Peter

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

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(west side)

8/153 Shipley College
including railings
to right and to left
and to both sides of
railway steps.


Dining room to mill, now Shipley College. Circa 1853. By Lockwood
and Mawson for Titus Salt. Hammer-dressed stone with ashlar dressings.
Welsh slate roof. Single storey, 7 bays. Central door with 8 deep
panels in eared architrave. To each side are 3 bays framed by
pilasters supporting full entablature with bracketed cornice. Window
in each panel. Surmounting the centre bay is the Salt coat of arms
with scrolled support, open-pedimented top, and festooned base. Hipped
roof. Rear elevation has 3 gables each with a semicircular window.
Left side has 5 tall panels with altered windows and corniced heads.
Later additions to right side and at rear.

Interior not inspected.

Railings return to the building at right and left. Those to left
continue down both sides of the railway steps. Cast-iron, square-
section railings with square cast-iron piers with pyramidal caps.

In the dining room about 600 breakfasts and 700 dinners were served

Part of Saltaire model village.

Listing NGR: SE1392338063

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