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Archway with Gates Approximately 10 Metres to North East of Number 1

A Grade II Listed Building in Bradford, Bradford

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Latitude: 53.8052 / 53°48'18"N

Longitude: -1.808 / 1°48'28"W

OS Eastings: 412738

OS Northings: 434342

OS Grid: SE127343

Mapcode National: GBR J5F.CH

Mapcode Global: WHC98.6M86

Plus Code: 9C5WR54R+3Q

Entry Name: Archway with Gates Approximately 10 Metres to North East of Number 1

Listing Date: 3 June 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1133604

English Heritage Legacy ID: 337362

Location: Bradford, BD9

County: Bradford

Electoral Ward/Division: Toller

Built-Up Area: Bradford

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Girlington St Philip

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

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Listing Text

(south-west side)
SE 1234 & SE 1334 Daisy Hill

26/464 Archway with gates approx.
10 metres to north-east of No 1

Archway with gates. c.1887 for Sir James and Lady Hill. Ashlar Aishley stone;
wrought-iron gates. Tall, chamfered, round arch with north-west pier stepped buttress-
like; above it rises ogee-shaped gable with raised shield in tympanum, moulded and
gableted coping and crowned by representation of a throstles' ( song thrushes') nest
which has foliage-motif relief decoration and reportedly, inside it two birds carved
(not visible). Within archway are 2-leaf gates with side panels, the latter with
scrolled bars, the gates with flame-finialled dog bars and main bars terminating in
elaborate scrollwork; above this is rail of reels below top rail which is surmounted
by scrollwork with twists and spirals. On south-east side is a heavy gate-catch on
ground, that on north-west side removed. Originally this archway was at the entrance
of the carriage drive leading to Sir James and Lady Hill's house (demolished).

Listing NGR: SE1273834342

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

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