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Two 3 Storey Blocks and a Chimney Stack to Try Mills (Thornton Spinning Company) Opposite Number 244 and Part of Number 254 Thornton Road

A Grade II Listed Building in City, Bradford

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Latitude: 53.7969 / 53°47'48"N

Longitude: -1.77 / 1°46'12"W

OS Eastings: 415246

OS Northings: 433422

OS Grid: SE152334

Mapcode National: GBR JFJ.HH

Mapcode Global: WHC98.STBL

Entry Name: Two 3 Storey Blocks and a Chimney Stack to Try Mills (Thornton Spinning Company) Opposite Number 244 and Part of Number 254 Thornton Road

Listing Date: 9 August 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1133691

English Heritage Legacy ID: 337179

Location: Bradford, BD7

County: Bradford

Electoral Ward/Division: City

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


Two 3-storey blocks and
a chimney stack to
Try Mills (Thornton
Spinning Company)
opposite No 244 and part
of No 254 Thornton Road
SE 1533 34/1081


Circa 1850-60 worsted mill consisting of 2 blocks. The range fronting the road is
of 3-storeys with basement and attic storey. Sandstone "brick" with ashlar sill
bands and spaced dentils to eaves of hipped slate roof. Fifteen windows, close
set to left hind, those on second floor with aprons and rounded arches. Small
square windows to attic storey. Centre of ground floor has semi-circular waggon
arch with ashlar voussoirs. The rear range is of 3-storeys and basement, similar
details, and terminates with an octagonal, cornice capped sandstone "brick"

Listing NGR: SE1524633422

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