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Former St Matthews Sunday School

A Grade II Listed Building in City Centre, Manchester

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Latitude: 53.4763 / 53°28'34"N

Longitude: -2.2544 / 2°15'15"W

OS Eastings: 383210

OS Northings: 397758

OS Grid: SJ832977

Mapcode National: GBR DGJ.JV

Mapcode Global: WHB9G.BWQD

Entry Name: Former St Matthews Sunday School

Listing Date: 3 October 1974

Last Amended: 6 June 1994

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1200806

English Heritage Legacy ID: 388278

Location: Manchester, M3

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


SJ 8397 NW, 698-1/30/215

(South side),
Former St. Matthews Sunday School

(Formerly Listed as: LIVERPOOL ROAD
Gunn House)




Mission church and Sunday School, now office. Dated 1827 over
door; altered. Red brick in Flemish bond with some sandstone
dressings (roof not visible). Rectangular plan with apsidal
south end, on island site. Simple Gothic style. Gable to
street, two storeys and cellar, three bays, symmetrical, with
pilastered corners, 1st-floor sill-band; slightly raised
centre with two semicircular steps up to 2-centred arched
doorway which has fanlight with intersecting glazing bars, a
large stone plaque above the door inscribed "SUNDAY SCHOOL /
MDCCCXXVII", a large 2-centred arched 3-light window at
1st-floor with intersecting glazing bars, and another stone
plaque above this (worn inscription illegible); smaller
2-centred arched windows to both floors of the outer bays,
with Y-tacery; gable parapet with oculus (now open, the roof
lowered). Five-window sides in similar style.

Listing NGR: SJ8321097758

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

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