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235-291, Deansgate

A Grade II Listed Building in City Centre, Manchester

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.4762 / 53°28'34"N

Longitude: -2.2505 / 2°15'1"W

OS Eastings: 383468

OS Northings: 397744

OS Grid: SJ834977

Mapcode National: GBR DHJ.CW

Mapcode Global: WHB9G.DWKG

Entry Name: 235-291, Deansgate

Listing Date: 28 February 1989

Last Amended: 6 June 1994

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1210103

English Heritage Legacy ID: 388094

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


MANCHESTER

SJ8397NE DEANSGATE
698-1/31/110 (East side)
28/02/89 Nos.235 TO 291 (Odd)
(Formerly Listed as:
DEANSGATE
Nos.235-295 (Odd))

GV II

Row of shops and offices forming screen wall to site of former
Deansgate Goods Station. c.1899. Red brick with sandstone
dressings and slate roofs (concealed). Very long range of 29
units. Four and 2 storeys, the 4-bay centre and ends
4-storeyed; with strong horizontal emphasis derived from
continous cornices to ground and 2nd floors, and sandstone
sill-bands, imposts bands and intermediate bands, counteracted
by vertical pilasters terminating in tall chimneys or finials.
Each bay has a shop or shops at ground floor, and 4 sashed
windows on each floor above, the centre pair at 1st floor
linked by a single pediment. Very striking feature of the
street, and forms a group with Nos 223 to 233 (including
entrance to goods station), from which this item continues.


Listing NGR: SJ8346897744

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

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