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Latitude: 53.399 / 53°23'56"N
Longitude: -2.3526 / 2°21'9"W
OS Eastings: 376651
OS Northings: 389187
OS Grid: SJ766891
Mapcode National: GBR DY04.G8
Mapcode Global: WH98N.TTWM
Entry Name: Former Lloyds Bank (Broadheath Branch) and Post Office
Listing Date: 12 July 1985
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1107853
English Heritage Legacy ID: 212768
Location: Trafford, WA14
Electoral Ward/Division: Broadheath
Built-Up Area: Altrincham
Traditional County: Cheshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater Manchester
Church of England Parish: Broadheath St Alban
Church of England Diocese: Chester
This List entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 30/11/2017
SJ 78 NE, 7/14
MANCHESTER ROAD (west side),
Nos. 139 and 141 (Former Lloyds Bank (Broadheath branch) and Post Office)
Bank and Post Office. 1902 above doorway, 1903 on
fireplace. Thomas Worthington and Son. Ashlar, brick and slate
roof. Four bays, three storeys with banking hall on ground floor
and wings to the rear of bays 1 and 4. Ashlar ground floor
with semi-circular headed doorway to bay 1 with coffered
soffit and elaborate cartouche in place of a keystone.
Raised lettering beside the archivolt reads "FORMERLY
CUNLIFFE BROOKS & CO". Bays 2 and 3 have 3-light window
openings with stone mullions, semi-elliptical heads and
keystones, and bay 4 is similar but houses the Post Office
shop front. Above a stone cornice the upper storeys are
recessed in the centre bays, have stone quoins and an eaves
cornice. Bays 1 and 4 each have two cross-windows with
architrave surround to each floor, and bays 2 and 3 have
2-storey canted bay-windows with mullion and transom windows.
Between them is an elaborate heraldic cartouche with the
words "Finem respice" inscribed below. Coped gables with
kneelers and two ridge stacks with stone bands and cornices.
Banking hall has good coffered ceiling, stone fireplace,
glazed tiles, doors, ironmongery etc.
Listing NGR: SJ7665189187
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