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4-14, KING STREET (See details for further address information)

A Grade II Listed Building in City Centre, Manchester

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.4812 / 53°28'52"N

Longitude: -2.2474 / 2°14'50"W

OS Eastings: 383676

OS Northings: 398298

OS Grid: SJ836982

Mapcode National: GBR DJH.13

Mapcode Global: WHB9G.GR0N

Entry Name: 4-14, KING STREET (See details for further address information)

Listing Date: 3 October 1974

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1210004

English Heritage Legacy ID: 388086

Location: Manchester, M60

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


MANCHESTER

SJ8398SE DEANSGATE
698-1/27/102 (East side)
03/10/74 Nos.95 TO 103 (Odd)

GV II

Includes: Nos.1 TO 5 SOUTH KING STREET.
Includes: Nos.4 TO 14 KING STREET.
Commercial block with chambers over shops. c.1870-80, altered.
Sandstone ashlar facades and brick rear (roof not visible).
Large trapeziform plan on island site. Muted eclectic style
with some Gothic features. Four storeys, 5 bays, symmetrical,
with cornice over ground floor, sill-bands to the upper
floors, modillioned cornice; C20 shops at ground floor;
coupled windows on all upper floors, round-headed,
segmental-headed and shouldered on successive levels, all with
hoodmoulds except at top floor, but the centre accented with
differing fenestration: at 1st floor, a 2-light window in a
round-headed arch with shafts, keystone and prominent cornice
on brackets; shafts with carved capitals to those at 2nd
floor; and a 3-light window at 3rd floor; and a tall
pedimented dormer above, with round-headed 2-light window.
North return has alternate bays slightly projected, with
round-headed 2-light windows at 1st floor but otherwise
similar fenestration. Interior not inspected.


Listing NGR: SJ8367698298

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

Description


MANCHESTER

SJ8398SE DEANSGATE
698-1/27/102 (East side)
03/10/74 Nos.95 TO 103 (Odd)

GV II

Includes: Nos.1 TO 5 SOUTH KING STREET.
Includes: Nos.4 TO 14 KING STREET.
Commercial block with chambers over shops. c.1870-80, altered.
Sandstone ashlar facades and brick rear (roof not visible).
Large trapeziform plan on island site. Muted eclectic style
with some Gothic features. Four storeys, 5 bays, symmetrical,
with cornice over ground floor, sill-bands to the upper
floors, modillioned cornice; C20 shops at ground floor;
coupled windows on all upper floors, round-headed,
segmental-headed and shouldered on successive levels, all with
hoodmoulds except at top floor, but the centre accented with
differing fenestration: at 1st floor, a 2-light window in a
round-headed arch with shafts, keystone and prominent cornice
on brackets; shafts with carved capitals to those at 2nd
floor; and a 3-light window at 3rd floor; and a tall
pedimented dormer above, with round-headed 2-light window.
North return has alternate bays slightly projected, with
round-headed 2-light windows at 1st floor but otherwise
similar fenestration. Interior not inspected.


Listing NGR: SJ8367698298

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