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Park House

A Grade II Listed Building in Rusholme, Manchester

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.4568 / 53°27'24"N

Longitude: -2.2225 / 2°13'21"W

OS Eastings: 385322

OS Northings: 395583

OS Grid: SJ853955

Mapcode National: GBR DPR.FT

Mapcode Global: WHB9N.TCVS

Entry Name: Park House

Listing Date: 3 October 1974

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1283017

English Heritage Legacy ID: 388301

Location: Manchester, M14

County: Manchester

Electoral Ward/Division: Rusholme

Built-Up Area: Manchester

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater Manchester

Church of England Parish: Victoria Park St Chrysostom

Church of England Diocese: Manchester

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Listing Text


MANCHESTER

SJ8595 LOWER PARK ROAD, Rusholme
698-1/22/802 (West side)
03/10/74 No.2
Park House

GV II

Villa, now hall of residence. Mid C19. Coursed squared
sandstone, slate roof. Double-pile plan. Gothick style. Two
storeys and 3 bays, symmetrical, with projecting gabled
centre; string course, projected eaves to steeply-pitched
roofs. The centre has a projected single-storey bay (probably
formerly the porch) which has a 2-light window with traceried
overlight in the centre and narrow sashed side-windows all
under a hoodmould, and a parapet with triangular-headed
upstand containing a shield; and a 2-light sashed window at
1st floor with arched lights and hoodmould. The outer bays
have narrow 2-storeyed canted bay windows with 3 arched lights
to each floor, the lower cusped. Ridge chimney. Each gable
wall has a similar but wider canted bay, with 2-light sashes
to the centre; the south side (3 bays in all) has a 2 gables
(including this) and a recessed centre, and other sashed
windows in similar style including a shallow rectangular
4-light bay window; the north side has various C20 additions.
Interior not inspected.


Listing NGR: SJ8532295583

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

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