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Clifton House

A Grade II Listed Building in Manningham, Bradford

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Latitude: 53.8057 / 53°48'20"N

Longitude: -1.7632 / 1°45'47"W

OS Eastings: 415691

OS Northings: 434408

OS Grid: SE156344

Mapcode National: GBR JGF.Y9

Mapcode Global: WHC98.WLKT

Entry Name: Clifton House

Listing Date: 9 August 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1314345

English Heritage Legacy ID: 336308

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

(south side)

No 2

(Clifton House)
SE 1534 SE 32/402


A more substantial villa than the others, circa 1855-60. Two-storeys, ashlar sand-
stone with chamfered quoins to breaks in elevation flanking centre. Plinth, sill
band, modillion brackets on bed mould to moulded eaves cornice; hipped slate roof;
tall corniced chimneys. Three windows on first floor in architrave surrounds
containing plain narrow aprons. Pilastered canted bay window on ground floor.
The centre has porch screen of 2 pairs of Doric columns, entablature with consoles,
above each column, rising to cornice; above is a linked circle pattern balustrade
with anthemion capped dies. Five window east return front has later link to
detached billiard room with tripartite window, the divides capped by consoles to
cornice - grooved quoin pilasters rising to bracketed eaves cornice. The west
front is also of 5 windows with bracketed ashlar balconette bases to first floor
and on ground floor the architrave surrounds carried down to include riser panels.
Part of a cul-de-sac of villas in well wooded gardens.

Listing NGR: SE1569134408

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

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