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72-76, Newton Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Ancoats and Clayton, Manchester

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Latitude: 53.4831 / 53°28'59"N

Longitude: -2.2309 / 2°13'51"W

OS Eastings: 384771

OS Northings: 398509

OS Grid: SJ847985

Mapcode National: GBR DMG.LD

Mapcode Global: WHB9G.PQV5

Entry Name: 72-76, Newton Street

Listing Date: 6 June 1994

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1271382

English Heritage Legacy ID: 454815

Location: Manchester, M1

County: Manchester

Electoral Ward/Division: Ancoats and Clayton

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


698-1/29/255 (South East side)
Nos.72 TO 76 (Even)


Merchants' and manufacturers' warehouses, now offices.
c.1860-80, altered. Red brick in Flemish bond, with sandstone
dressings, hipped slate roof. Long rectangular plan parallel
to street. Simplified palazzo style. Four storeys with
basement, 13 bays, with sill-bands to all floors, brick corbel
table with stone brackets; round-headed doorways to the 7th,
10th and 13th bays, all with pilastered stone surrounds,
keystones, panelled spandrels and cornices on consoles (that
to the right now altered as a window); large segmental-headed
windows to the 1st, 8th and 11th bays; otherwise, all windows
at ground, 1st and 2nd floors are coupled segmental-headed
sashes in square-headed recesses with stepped heads; coupled
round-headed sashed windows to 3rd floor with stone hoodmoulds
and linking impost bands. Shouldered basement windows.
Right-hand return, 7 bays, in similar style but with
single-light windows on all floors. Interior not inspected.

Listing NGR: SJ8477198509

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

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