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Green Lane School Main School with Attached Water Tower and Railings

A Grade II Listed Building in Manningham, Bradford

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.8023 / 53°48'8"N

Longitude: -1.7665 / 1°45'59"W

OS Eastings: 415474

OS Northings: 434021

OS Grid: SE154340

Mapcode National: GBR JGG.7K

Mapcode Global: WHC98.TPZG

Entry Name: Green Lane School Main School with Attached Water Tower and Railings

Listing Date: 23 January 1990

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1133606

English Heritage Legacy ID: 337368

Location: Bradford, BD8

County: Bradford

Electoral Ward/Division: Manningham

Built-Up Area: Bradford

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Manningham St Paul and St Jude

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

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Listing Text

The following shall be added:-

SE 1534 SW - SE 1533 GREEN LANE
(south side)
31/475 - 34/475
Green Lane School Main
School with attached
Water Tower and
Railings.

GV II

Main school block with attached water tower and railings. 1902. Coursed rubble
with ashlar dressings. Slate roofs with coped gables and kneelers. Chamfered
eaves, plinth and cill bands. Quoins. North front, has single storey triple
gabled facade. 2 central 3 light cross mullion windows, flanked by 3, 2 light
similar windows. Chamfered lintel band and 2 further bands in gables with central
quatrofoils. Inscribed 'BOARD SCHOOL 1902'. West front has projecting entrance
porch, to north, with tall pyramidal roof. A double door with 2 light mullion
overlight and to the left a 2-light cross mullion window. Low wall with spearhead
railings connects with massive square water tower with deep chamfered band and 2
tall roundheaded lancets, to each face, topped by projecting cornice and parapet.
To south a single storey wing with 3, 2 light cross mullion windows, then a 2
storey range approached up a ramp with a small projecting porch to right with
pointed entrance arch. To the left 3, 2 light-mullion windows, and above 4
smaller similar windows. Beyond a 2 storey block, at basement level, with 4, 3
light cross mullion windows and 4 smaller similar windows above. South front, 2
storey, with gabled slightly projecting cross wing to right, and 4 bay range to
left with 4, 3 light cross mullion windows, and a small porch, with 4 smaller
similar windows above. East front has 2 storey, 4 bay projecting corner wing with
attached tall square chimney stack. Remaining east facade mirrors west facade.
Attached to the north, a low wall with spearhead railings and 5 sets of gabled
gatepiers to Green Lane frontage.


Listing NGR: SE1547434021

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