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77-83, Piccadilly

A Grade II Listed Building in Manchester, Manchester

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Latitude: 53.4805 / 53°28'49"N

Longitude: -2.2338 / 2°14'1"W

OS Eastings: 384579

OS Northings: 398225

OS Grid: SJ845982

Mapcode National: GBR DLH.ZB

Mapcode Global: WHB9G.NSH4

Plus Code: 9C5VFQJ8+6F

Entry Name: 77-83, Piccadilly

Listing Date: 20 June 1988

Last Amended: 23 June 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1271232

English Heritage Legacy ID: 455661

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


698-1/29/291 (North East side)
20/06/88 Nos.77 TO 83 (Odd)


Restaurant, shops and warehousing. Dated 1877 in gable; by
Clegg and Knowles. Sandstone ashlar and stucco (probably on
iron frame), slate roof. Rectangular plan on corner site.
Eclectic style with Aesthetic Movement features. Four storeys
and attic, 4 unequal bays (3, 4, 2 and 2 windows), plus canted
corner to right; with plain pilasters, raked sills to all
floors, coved pargetted eaves richly decorated with leaves and
fruit, parapet interrupted by wide half-hipped attic to 2nd
bay and octagonal wooden corner turret with steeply-pitched
roof. Ground floor has shops with original stone surrounds
(altered windows), segmental-headed doorway to 2nd bay; upper
floors have running arcaded windows, all with shafts which
have foliated caps, those at 1st floor stilted square-headed,
those at 2nd floor stilted segmental-headed, and those at 3rd
floor 2-centred arched. Large dormer with transomed 16-light
window and large lettering "1877" under projected verges with
spindle-work in the apex; right-hand parapet terminated at a
seated rustic figure; octagonal corner turret like a garden
summer-house. Slab chimneys. Tiled entrance hall.

Listing NGR: SJ8457998225

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

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