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59 and 61, Faulkner Street

A Grade II Listed Building in City Centre, Manchester

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.478 / 53°28'40"N

Longitude: -2.24 / 2°14'24"W

OS Eastings: 384168

OS Northings: 397950

OS Grid: SJ841979

Mapcode National: GBR DKJ.N6

Mapcode Global: WHB9G.KVK1

Entry Name: 59 and 61, Faulkner Street

Listing Date: 6 June 1994

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1282964

English Heritage Legacy ID: 388128

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 FAULKNER STREET
698-1/32/135 (South East side)
Nos.59 AND 61

GV II

Probably milliner's shop and workshop, now restaurant, shop,
etc. Mid C19, altered. Red brick in Flemish bond with
sandstone dressings (roof not visible). Rectangular plan
extending back to Reyner Street. Cellar, 3 storeys and attic,
a 4-window facade with cornice over ground floor, modillioned
cornice over 2nd floor, and a high parapet with continuous
workshop fenestration between corner pilasters. The ground
floor has a main doorway in the 3rd bay, with a stone
architrave which has broad pilasters with debased Ionic
capitals and a panelled frieze under a cornice on coupled
consoles; flanking the doorway, windows which have similar
architraves; a large doorway to the left (possibly inserted)
with panelled doubledoors; and a low segmental-headed doorway
to the right (to the cellar). The 1st and 2nd floors have
diminishing rectangular windows with raised sills and gauged
brick heads, those at 1st floor sashed and those at 2nd floor
with altered glazing. The attic has a row of five 2-light
workshop windows. Ridge chimney. Interior not inspected.
HISTORY: 59 occupied by milliner in 1852. Unusual survival of
the type. Forms group with No.57 to left.


Listing NGR: SJ8416897950

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