History in Structure

This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.

Bridgewater Canal Offices

A Grade II Listed Building in City Centre, Manchester

Approximate Location Map
Large Map »
Street View
Contributor Photos »

Street View is the best available vantage point looking, if possible, towards the location of the building. In some locations, Street View may not give a view of the actual building, or may not be available at all. Where it is not available, the satellite view is shown instead.

Coordinates

Latitude: 53.4727 / 53°28'21"N

Longitude: -2.2547 / 2°15'16"W

OS Eastings: 383190

OS Northings: 397356

OS Grid: SJ831973

Mapcode National: GBR DGL.H4

Mapcode Global: WHB9G.BZK5

Entry Name: Bridgewater Canal Offices

Listing Date: 3 October 1974

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1283068

English Heritage Legacy ID: 388004

Location: Manchester, M15

County: Manchester

Electoral Ward/Division: City Centre

Built-Up Area: Manchester

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater Manchester

Church of England Parish: Hulme The Ascension

Church of England Diocese: Manchester

Find accommodation in
Salford

Listing Text


MANCHESTER

SJ8397 CHESTER ROAD
698-1/19/56 (South side)
03/10/74 Bridgewater Canal Offices

II

Officers' Mess of Manchester Regiment, subsequently
Bridgewater Canal offices, now ..? c.1800; altered. Red brick
in Flemish bond, with sandstone dressings and slate roof.
L-plan. Georgian style. Two storeys, 10 bays in all but
designed to resemble 2 symmetrical 5-bay houses, each with a
3-bay pedimented centre breaking forwards very slightly; with
a rendered plinth, 1st-floor sill-band, modillioned wooden
eaves cornice and coped gables; 12-pane sashed windows with
flat-arched heads. Two chimneys in the centre (either side of
ridge). Single-storey 1-bay extension at left end, which is
side of porch, the front of which has a moulded stone doorcase
with rectangular overlight and cornice. Rear fronting Crown
Street (to west) has sashed windows in arched reveals, and 2
arched doorways.


Listing NGR: SJ8319097355

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

Other nearby listed buildings

BritishListedBuildings.co.uk is an independent online resource and is not associated with any government department. All government data published here is used under licence. Please do not contact BritishListedBuildings.co.uk for any queries related to any individual listed building, planning permission related to listed buildings or the listing process itself.

British Listed Buildings is a Good Stuff website.