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Elliot House

A Grade II Listed Building in City Centre, Manchester

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Latitude: 53.4792 / 53°28'45"N

Longitude: -2.2484 / 2°14'54"W

OS Eastings: 383613

OS Northings: 398080

OS Grid: SJ836980

Mapcode National: GBR DHH.VS

Mapcode Global: WHB9G.FTL4

Plus Code: 9C5VFQH2+MM

Entry Name: Elliot House

Listing Date: 3 October 1974

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1200854

English Heritage Legacy ID: 388099

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


698-1/27/116 (East side)
03/10/74 Elliott House


School Board offices. 1878, by Royle and Bennett, extended
1904 and 1914. Sandstone ashlar at ground floor, red brick
with sandstone dressings and red terracotta above, slate roof.
Large rectangular plan on end-of-block site. Queen Anne style.
Three storeys with cellars and attic, 8-window facade to
Deansgate but stylistically divided 3:5. The left portion has
a large shaped gable, pilastered upper floors with moulded
sill-bands and sashed windows with keystones, and those at 1st
floor with moulded terracotta panels above and below. The
right-hand portion has a doorway to the 1st bay with moulded
architrave, cornice, and gablet containing a 3-light
overlight; 1st-floor windows with moulded architraves and
floating pediments; and a pilastered 2nd floor with windows
like those in the left portion, and a balustraded parapet
above the cornice. The left corner has a shaped window in a
richly foliated aedicule with putti, and above this the
moulded corbel to an oriel with rounded corners which has a
cross-window with ornamented pediment at 1st floor, a narrow
sash at 2nd floor and pedimented upstand above the parapet.
Most windows have glazing bars in the upper leaf only. Various
tall chimneys. Long returned sides in similar alternating

Listing NGR: SJ8361398080

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

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