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18-51, Hanover Square

A Grade II Listed Building in Manningham, Bradford

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Latitude: 53.8 / 53°48'0"N

Longitude: -1.7624 / 1°45'44"W

OS Eastings: 415746

OS Northings: 433770

OS Grid: SE157337

Mapcode National: GBR JHH.3C

Mapcode Global: WHC98.WRY6

Entry Name: 18-51, Hanover Square

Listing Date: 16 June 1975

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1337675

English Heritage Legacy ID: 336532

Location: Bradford, BD1

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


Nos 18 to 51 (consec)
SE 1533 34/155 16.6.75


The formal square is unusual for Bradford and so is the tapering plan with a closed
west end, the corner houses having concave elevations. The square was built and
laid out circa 1840. Two-storeys gritstone coursed in small blocks ashlar first
floor sill band. frieze, eaves cornice and stone slate shallow mansard roof with
attics. The centre and end houses on north and south sides break forward slightly
and have pediments above the cornice, containing attic windows. Centre house on
west end is similar. The north and south terraces have one window fronts: tripartite
arched lights with thin mullions on the first floor, 2 lights only on ground floor.
The west end houses including the concave fronts, have a round headed window above
the doorway and paired round headed light windows to ground and first floors.
Pilastered tripartite attic dormers with frieze and cornice capping. Panelled doors
with semi-circular radial glazed fanlights, shaped consoles to cornice-hoods above.

Listing NGR: SE1574633770

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

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