Feversham Street First School, Feversham Street Bd3 - Bradford

Gothic Revival style school of 1873 commissioned by the Bradford School Board in response to the 1870 Elementary Education Act and designed by Lockwood and Mawson. This school later became the first mixed Higher Elementary Board School in England. It closed as a school in 1993 and its condition has subsequently deteriorated. Roofs are in very poor condition.

Feversham Street First School, Feversham Street Bd3 - Bradford
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Site Details

  • Heritage Category: Listed Building grade II*
  • List Entry Number: 1133162
  • Local Planning Authority: Bradford
  • Site Type: Education


  • Building Name: Feversham Street First School
  • County: West Yorkshire
  • District / Borough: Bradford
  • Parliamentary Constituency: Bradford East
  • Region: Yorkshire

Assessment Information

  • Assessment Type: Building or structure
  • Condition: Poor
  • Occupancy / Use: Part occupied/part in use
  • Priority: C - Slow decay; no solution agreed
  • Previous Priority: C
  • Ownership: Private

Contact Details

Jane Jackson 01904 601880

Next steps

Read more about this historic site on the National Heritage List for England