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Dale Street Chambers

A Grade II Listed Building in City Centre, Manchester

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.4825 / 53°28'56"N

Longitude: -2.2354 / 2°14'7"W

OS Eastings: 384476

OS Northings: 398442

OS Grid: SJ844984

Mapcode National: GBR DLG.NM

Mapcode Global: WHB9G.MQRM

Entry Name: Dale Street Chambers

Listing Date: 6 June 1994

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1246279

English Heritage Legacy ID: 454829

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 Cathedral

Church of England Diocese: Manchester

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Listing Text


MANCHESTER

SJ8498SW OLDHAM STREET
698-1/28/260 (South East side)
No.18

GV II

Includes: No.1 Dale Street Chambers DALE STREET.
Shop and offices. Probably 1860s; altered. Scored stucco with
sandstone dressings (now all painted white), slate roof. Four
storeys plus added attic, with 5-window facade to Oldham
Street, one-window splayed corner, and 7-window facade to Dale
Street. Gothic style. The ground floor now has C20 shops; the
1st floor has round-headed windows set into an arcade of
2-centred arches with shafts linked by nobbly foliated
imposts, the spandrels filled with incised fleur-de-lys
decoration, and the central window to Dale Street has
clustered shafts rising to form scrolled brackets to a cornice
with ornamental cresting; the 2nd floor has recessed
segmental-headed windows which have quasi-modillions in the
heads; the 3rd floor is coved, with small round-headed windows
set into the coving and foliated pargetting between these
openings. Roof altered to make mansard-shaped attic. Chimneys
to rear. Interior not inspected. Included for group value.


Listing NGR: SJ8447698442

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

Description


MANCHESTER

SJ8498SW OLDHAM STREET
698-1/28/260 (South East side)
No.18

GV II

Includes: No.1 Dale Street Chambers DALE STREET.
Shop and offices. Probably 1860s; altered. Scored stucco with
sandstone dressings (now all painted white), slate roof. Four
storeys plus added attic, with 5-window facade to Oldham
Street, one-window splayed corner, and 7-window facade to Dale
Street. Gothic style. The ground floor now has C20 shops; the
1st floor has round-headed windows set into an arcade of
2-centred arches with shafts linked by nobbly foliated
imposts, the spandrels filled with incised fleur-de-lys
decoration, and the central window to Dale Street has
clustered shafts rising to form scrolled brackets to a cornice
with ornamental cresting; the 2nd floor has recessed
segmental-headed windows which have quasi-modillions in the
heads; the 3rd floor is coved, with small round-headed windows
set into the coving and foliated pargetting between these
openings. Roof altered to make mansard-shaped attic. Chimneys
to rear. Interior not inspected. Included for group value.


Listing NGR: SJ8447698442

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