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11, Bloom Street

A Grade II Listed Building in City Centre, Manchester

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Latitude: 53.4782 / 53°28'41"N

Longitude: -2.2358 / 2°14'9"W

OS Eastings: 384444

OS Northings: 397971

OS Grid: SJ844979

Mapcode National: GBR DLJ.K4

Mapcode Global: WHB9G.MTJW

Entry Name: 11, Bloom Street

Listing Date: 6 June 1994

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1208005

English Heritage Legacy ID: 387934

Location: 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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Listing Text


698-1/32/18 (South East side)


Various warehouses and pattern card factory, now various
offices. Mid to later C19, altered (renovation in progress at
time of survey). Some sandstone ashlar but mostly red brick in
Flemish bond with sandstone dressings (roof concealed). Square
plan including through loading bay at left side. Basement and
4 storeys, 8-window facade with channelled corner pilasters.
The ground floor, of sandstone ashlar, has a round-headed
doorway to the right with keyed moulded surround and dentilled
cornice, a rectangular loading entrance at the left end with
channelled surround, and between these almost continuous
fenestration behind an unusual colonnaded screen of square
columns with a plain frieze and moulded cornice; the upper
floors have sashed windows, those at 1st floor with
triangular-headed lintels, those at 2nd floor with gauged
brick heads (those above concealed at time of survey). Rear
(to Richmond Street) has loading entrance at right-hand end
with convex sandstone jambs which have raised rock-faced
bands, and a thin iron lintel under a relieving arch; and
segmental-headed windows. The loading bay side has a well
between the front and rear ranges, and glazed roof protecting
the passage. INTERIOR: iron columns and wooden beams; curved
wooden staircase. Forms group with No.8 and No.10 Minshull
Street (q.v.).

Listing NGR: SJ8444497971

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

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