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32 and 34 Laystall Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Ancoats and Clayton, Manchester

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.4808 / 53°28'50"N

Longitude: -2.2277 / 2°13'39"W

OS Eastings: 384982

OS Northings: 398253

OS Grid: SJ849982

Mapcode National: GBR DNH.97

Mapcode Global: WHB9G.RRCX

Entry Name: 32 and 34 Laystall Street

Listing Date: 6 June 1994

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1282990

English Heritage Legacy ID: 388263

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 St Ann

Church of England Diocese: Manchester

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Listing Text


This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 22/04/2016

SJ8498SE
698-1/29/200

MANCHESTER
LAYSTALL STREET (South side)
Nos.32 and 34

(Formerly listed as No.32)

GV
II
Garment warehouse. Dated 1838; altered. Red brick in Flemish bond with dressings of moulded buff and white terracotta; roof not visible. Rectangular plan. Eclectic style with Romanesque elements.Three storey 5-window facade, symmetrical, centre bay breaking forwards. Centre has segmental-headed waggon doorway with terracotta surround enriched with shafts, keystone, etc., 1st-floor oriel with window of 2 round-headed lights, Tudor-flower band, arcaded 3-light window at 2nd floor and above this attached lettering "ESTABLISHED 1838". Flanking the centre, round-headed doorways at ground floor, round-headed windows at 1st floor, square-headed windows at 2nd floor, and beyond these coupled windows on all floors, those at ground and 2nd floors square-headed, and those at 1st floor round-headed and set in large round-headed blank arches (Tudor-flower sill-bands to these); all these windows with much moulded terracotta enrichment, including twisted shafts with foliated caps. Enriched bracketed eaves. Unusual degree of High Victorian decoration on relatively small building.

Listing NGR: SJ8498298253

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