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A Grade II Listed Building in City Centre, Manchester

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Latitude: 53.4801 / 53°28'48"N

Longitude: -2.2455 / 2°14'43"W

OS Eastings: 383803

OS Northings: 398184

OS Grid: SJ838981

Mapcode National: GBR DJH.GG

Mapcode Global: WHB9G.GSYF

Plus Code: 9C5VFQJ3+3Q

Entry Name: No. 1, ALBERT SQUARE

Listing Date: 3 October 1974

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1283043

English Heritage Legacy ID: 387862

Location: Deansgate, Manchester, M2

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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This List entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 10/01/2018

SJ 8398 SE, 698-1/27/1

ALBERT SQUARE (west side),
No. 1

(Formerly Listed as: Abbey National Building)




Bank or office. c.1900, by Percy Worthington. Portland stone
(roof concealed). Narrow, slightly tapered plan on end of
block site, with narrow semicircular front. Classical style.
Four storeys; 3-window convex semicircular facade with ground
floor treated as a rustic and containing a chamfered
round-headed doorway with keystone; giant Corinthian pilasters
to the upper floors framing three curved bays with 12-pane sashed
windows, those at first floor with moulded architraves and
cornices, and all with wrought-iron balconies; entablature,
plain frieze, dentilled cornice with modillions; high parapet
with balustrades. Five-bay north side wall (to John Dalton
Street) with round-headed windows at ground floor, windows at
first floor with moulded architraves, the three in the centre with
pediments and the others with cornices. Interior not

Listing NGR: SJ8380398184

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