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2, Harter Street

A Grade II Listed Building in City Centre, Manchester

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Latitude: 53.4766 / 53°28'35"N

Longitude: -2.2402 / 2°14'24"W

OS Eastings: 384152

OS Northings: 397790

OS Grid: SJ841977

Mapcode National: GBR DKJ.LQ

Mapcode Global: WHB9G.KWF4

Plus Code: 9C5VFQG5+JW

Entry Name: 2, Harter Street

Listing Date: 6 June 1994

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1200841

English Heritage Legacy ID: 388169

Location: Piccadilly, Manchester, M1

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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698-1/32/159 (West side)


Paper warehouse, now offices. Late C19; altered. Red brick
with sandstone dressings (roof concealed). Trapeziform plan.
Four storeys and 4 bays (2 windows in each bay), with basement
and attic; stone plinth, prominent stone cornices over ground
and 3rd floors, giant arcades to upper floors, attic storey
treated as high parapet; banded ground floor with pedimented
former doorway at left end now reduced to window, window to
right with doorway inserted beneath it, pairs of windows
further to the right, all these windows sashed and with keyed
heads flanked by pendents from the cornice; arcaded upper
floors have pilasters with swags to the capitals, and keyed
round-headed arches at 3rd floor, pairs of sashed windows
without glazing bars at 1st and 2nd floors, large
semi-circular windows at 3rd floor with small panes in the
heads; arcaded 3-light sashed windows to the attic. Left
return wall similar. Rear (to former canal basin) and interior
not inspected. Forms group with No.12 to south.

Listing NGR: SJ8415297789

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