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A Grade II Listed Building in City Centre, Manchester

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Latitude: 53.4811 / 53°28'51"N

Longitude: -2.2459 / 2°14'45"W

OS Eastings: 383777

OS Northings: 398287

OS Grid: SJ837982

Mapcode National: GBR DJH.C4

Mapcode Global: WHB9G.GRRQ

Entry Name: No. 48, KING STREET

Listing Date: 3 October 1974

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1197938

English Heritage Legacy ID: 388240

Location: Manchester, M2

County: Manchester

Electoral Ward/Division: City Centre

Built-Up Area: Manchester

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater Manchester

Church of England Parish: Manchester St Ann

Church of England Diocese: Manchester

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Listing Text

This List entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 09/01/2018

SJ 8398 SE,

KING STREET (south side),
No. 48

(Formerly Listed as: Alliance and Leicester office)




Shop. c.1860-80, altered. Red brick with sandstone dressings
and slate roof. Narrow rectangular plan at right-angles to
street. Gothic style. Three storeys and three narrow bays. C20
shop front at ground floor framed by original columns with
crocket caps and enablatures, and moulded frieze. The upper
floors have brick corner pilasters, a panelled band between
floors, moulded main cornice broken in the centre by a large
2-centred arch rising into a steeply-pitched gable which
breaks through the parapet; sashed windows of one, three and one
lights on each floor, those at second floor with transoms, a
prominent stone balcony in the centre of each floor with bowed
wrought-iron railings, and a carved stone tympanum over the
centre windows at second floor.

Listing NGR: SJ8377798287

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

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