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The Victoria Hotel

A Grade II Listed Building in City, Bradford

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Latitude: 53.7921 / 53°47'31"N

Longitude: -1.7502 / 1°45'0"W

OS Eastings: 416552

OS Northings: 432890

OS Grid: SE165328

Mapcode National: GBR JKL.Q6

Mapcode Global: WHC99.2YV9

Entry Name: The Victoria Hotel

Listing Date: 9 August 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1314340

English Heritage Legacy ID: 336172

Location: Bradford, BD1

County: Bradford

Electoral Ward/Division: City

Built-Up Area: Bradford

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Cathedral Church of St Peter Bradford

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

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Listing Text


The Victoria Hotel
SE 1632 46/304


1867 by Lockwood and Mawson. A large sandstone "brick" hotel, the main front facing
north. Italian Romanesque detailing to the fenestration but with French pavilion,
slightly domed roof, over the short flanking wings. The design indebted to the
Grosvenor Hotel at Victoria, London, for the massing and roof line. Arcaded ground
floor windows; colonetted lights on first floor with archivolt heads; pierced stone
tympanum on second floor; plain similar windows on third floor. The ground floors
of the short wings have large canted bay windows with polished granite shafted
Corinthian columns to front; pierced stone parapets. The main entrance has coupled
similar columns, deeply moulded arch to fanlight and pierced balustrade above. The
steeply pitched slate roofs use firm carved bracketed eaves cornice. Oeuil-de-
boeuf French C17 style stone framed dormers.

Listing NGR: SE1655232890

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