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Lodge of the Firs, with Attached Gateway

A Grade II Listed Building in Manchester, Manchester

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Latitude: 53.4438 / 53°26'37"N

Longitude: -2.2144 / 2°12'51"W

OS Eastings: 385854

OS Northings: 394136

OS Grid: SJ858941

Mapcode National: GBR DRX.5H

Mapcode Global: WHB9N.YPPS

Plus Code: 9C5VCQVP+G6

Entry Name: Lodge of the Firs, with Attached Gateway

Listing Date: 3 October 1974

Last Amended: 6 June 1994

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1254834

English Heritage Legacy ID: 458155

Location: Manchester, M14

County: Manchester

Electoral Ward/Division: Levenshulme

Built-Up Area: Manchester

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater Manchester

Church of England Parish: Birch with Fallowfield

Church of England Diocese: Manchester

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Listing Text


698-1/9/816 (East side)
03/10/74 Lodge of The Firs, with attached
(Formerly Listed as:
(East side)
Lodge of The Firs)


Gate lodge with attached gateway. 1851, by Edward Walters.
Lodge of stucco on brick, with slate roof; stone gate piers
with wrought-iron gates and side walls of red brick in Flemish
bond. The lodge is square in plan, 2 storeys facing the drive,
with a rectangular 2-storey gabled bay to the right and a
doorway with shouldered architrave to the left. The bay, which
is flanked by round-headed lancets at ground floor, has wooden
mullion-and-transom windows to both floors, and barge-boards
pierced by quatrefoils; and to the left at 1st floor is a
small oriel window. The left return wall has (inter alia) a
wooden canted oriel at 1st floor. The gateway has square gate
piers with pyramidal caps and elaborate wrought-iron gates,
and is flanked by convex quadrantal side walls of brick, that
to the left linked to the lodge.

Listing NGR: SJ8585494136

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

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