Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1132928

Date first listed: 09-Aug-1983

Statutory Address: 8, PICCADILLY BD1


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Statutory Address: 8, PICCADILLY BD1

The building or site itself may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

District: Bradford (Metropolitan Authority)

National Grid Reference: SE 16371 33252


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1. 5111 PICCADILLY BD1 (east side)

No 8 SE 1633 SW 36/959


2. Dated 1871, former History and Scientific Institute. Italianate and slight Renaissance details. Three tall storeys, dressed sandstone "brick" with ashlar dressings and ground floor. Three bay front. On ground floor window bays flanked by grooved piers rising from plinth, foliate band coping Entablature with blocking courses as sill band to first floor; second floor sill band. Deep modillion bracket eaves cornice. Shop fronts inserted to ground floor window bays and modern glazed shop doors to centre. The upper part of original doorway survives with large console brackets supporting balconette with pierced circle balustrade. Two light windows, with foliate capped pilasters dividing, in eared architrave surrounds on first floor. The centre window is narrower and has flanking pilasters frieze and pediment with acroterion. Plaque above in centre of top floor with medallion relief of eagle and inscription. The flanking windows have plain dividing mullions.

Listing NGR: SE1637133252


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Legacy System number: 337008

Legacy System: LBS

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