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Number 79 and Attached Arcade

A Grade II Listed Building in Shipley, Bradford

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.8375 / 53°50'15"N

Longitude: -1.7896 / 1°47'22"W

OS Eastings: 413942

OS Northings: 437937

OS Grid: SE139379

Mapcode National: GBR J91.9X

Mapcode Global: WHC92.HS1Z

Entry Name: Number 79 and Attached Arcade

Listing Date: 22 November 1966

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1133563

English Heritage Legacy ID: 337544

Location: Bradford, BD18

County: Bradford

Electoral Ward/Division: Shipley

Built-Up Area: Shipley

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Shipley St Paul

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

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Listing Text

SE 1337 NE SHIPLEY VICTORIA ROAD
(east side)
Saltaire

9/138 No 79 and
22/11/66 attached arcade

GV II


Probably Post Office, now shop premises and attached arcade.
Completed by 1868. By Lockwood and Mawson for Titus Salt. Ashlar.
Welsh slate roof. Italianate style. Two storeys. On a corner site
with one bay on Victoria Road, two bays on Caroline Street and a single
corner bays divided by rusticated quoins. Doorway in corner bay flanked
by slender lights separated by pilasters. Large shop windows to the
two elevations. Archivolted round-arched windows to 1st floor and
ground floor left. Deep entablature between floors. Deep, bracketed
moulded eaves cornice and parapet. Hipped roof. Two tall stacks with
cornices.

A 2-bay arcade is attached to the left and joins the building to No 41
Caroline Street (q.v.) and forms entrance to rear access road.

Part of Saltaire model village.


Listing NGR: SE1394237937

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