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Former Monton Memorial Schools

A Grade II Listed Building in Eccles, Salford

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Latitude: 53.4931 / 53°29'35"N

Longitude: -2.3562 / 2°21'22"W

OS Eastings: 376462

OS Northings: 399660

OS Grid: SJ764996

Mapcode National: GBR CXZ1.PJ

Mapcode Global: WH988.SG5G

Entry Name: Former Monton Memorial Schools

Listing Date: 16 July 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1067503

English Heritage Legacy ID: 211946

Location: Salford, M30

County: Salford

Electoral Ward/Division: Eccles

Built-Up Area: Eccles

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater Manchester

Church of England Parish: Monton St Paul

Church of England Diocese: Manchester

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Listing Text

SJ 79 NE

(east side)
Former Monton
Memorial Schools


School, now in community use. 1888. By Thomas Worthington
and J.G. Elgood. Rock-faced stone with slate roof. 2 x 8
bays with a buttressed parallel range to rear and 2 storeys
throughout. Gothic Revival. Bays 1 and 5 are gabled and
project to either side of a 3-bay single-storey arcaded
porch with central doors, circular columns with moulded
capitals and hoodmoulds and a coped parapet above a moulded
band. 2-light window in bay 1 with 2 lancets on the first
floor. 3-light mullion and transom window in bay 5, a
similar window on the first floor having arched heads and a
pointed relieving arch. Cross casements to each floor of
bay 6, 7 and 8. All windows retain glazing bars.
Continuous sill bands. Steep roofs with coped gables,
finials and kneelers. Total of 3 gables to right return
which has a door with chamfered surround below a panel
inscribed "Monton Memorial Schools 1888". Other elevations
repeat similar window details. Prominent ridge chimney
stacks. Included for group value.

Listing NGR: SJ7646299660

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

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