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27, Sackville Street

A Grade II Listed Building in City Centre, Manchester

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.4773 / 53°28'38"N

Longitude: -2.2374 / 2°14'14"W

OS Eastings: 384340

OS Northings: 397862

OS Grid: SJ843978

Mapcode National: GBR DLJ.6H

Mapcode Global: WHB9G.LVSM

Entry Name: 27, Sackville Street

Listing Date: 6 June 1994

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1247607

English Heritage Legacy ID: 457195

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


MANCHESTER

SJ8497NW SACKVILLE STREET
698-1/32/366 (North East side)
18/05/90 No.27

II

Textiles warehouse. c.1870-80. Red brick with sandstone
dressings, slate roof. Shallow rectangular plan on
end-of-block site, parallel to street, with loading bay in
right-hand return wall. Four storeys over basement, 9 windows;
with punch-dressed plinth, channelled ground floor, sill-bands
to all floors (that to 1st floor on a brick corbel table), and
elaborate brick-bracketed frieze to prominent moulded stone
cornice. Doorway at left end, with panelled double doors and
elaborate stone overlight of 2 round-headed lights with small
shaft and various enrichments, in a rectangular surround of
carved square panels; windows sashed without glazing bars,
alternate pairs coupled, those at ground floor with stone
lintels under bands of small brick brackets, those at 1st
floor with segmental arched heads enriched with stone imposts,
keystones and hoodmoulds, and those on both upper floors with
plain stone lintels. Segmental-arched basement openings with
iron railings. Four-window return walls, the left in matching
style with coupled windows in the centre, and the right with a
segmental-headed loading bay doorway next to the rear corner,
a very narrow tall doorway to the left of this, and
segmental-headed windows to the upper floors. Small and
little-altered example of textile warehouse, still functioning
as such.


Listing NGR: SJ8434097862

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

Description


MANCHESTER

SJ8497NW SACKVILLE STREET
698-1/32/366 (North East side)
18/05/90 No.27

II

Textiles warehouse. c.1870-80. Red brick with sandstone
dressings, slate roof. Shallow rectangular plan on
end-of-block site, parallel to street, with loading bay in
right-hand return wall. Four storeys over basement, 9 windows;
with punch-dressed plinth, channelled ground floor, sill-bands
to all floors (that to 1st floor on a brick corbel table), and
elaborate brick-bracketed frieze to prominent moulded stone
cornice. Doorway at left end, with panelled double doors and
elaborate stone overlight of 2 round-headed lights with small
shaft and various enrichments, in a rectangular surround of
carved square panels; windows sashed without glazing bars,
alternate pairs coupled, those at ground floor with stone
lintels under bands of small brick brackets, those at 1st
floor with segmental arched heads enriched with stone imposts,
keystones and hoodmoulds, and those on both upper floors with
plain stone lintels. Segmental-arched basement openings with
iron railings. Four-window return walls, the left in matching
style with coupled windows in the centre, and the right with a
segmental-headed loading bay doorway next to the rear corner,
a very narrow tall doorway to the left of this, and
segmental-headed windows to the upper floors. Small and
little-altered example of textile warehouse, still functioning
as such.


Listing NGR: SJ8434097862

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