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Entrance Lodge to Manchester Southern Cemetery

A Grade II Listed Building in Chorlton Park, Manchester

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.4277 / 53°25'39"N

Longitude: -2.2609 / 2°15'39"W

OS Eastings: 382760

OS Northings: 392350

OS Grid: SJ827923

Mapcode National: GBR DXNT.90

Mapcode Global: WHB9V.73MM

Entry Name: Entrance Lodge to Manchester Southern Cemetery

Listing Date: 6 June 1994

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1283073

English Heritage Legacy ID: 387919

Location: Manchester, M21

County: Manchester

Electoral Ward/Division: Chorlton Park

Built-Up Area: Manchester

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater Manchester

Church of England Parish: West Didsbury Christ Church and St Christopher Withington

Church of England Diocese: Manchester

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Listing Text


MANCHESTER

SJ89SW BARLOW MOOR ROAD, Barlow Moor
698-1/8/497 (North East side)
Entrance Lodge to Manchester
Southern Cemetery

GV II

Entrance lodge to cemetery. 1879. Coursed sandstone rubble
with ashlar dressings, slate roofs with red cockscomb ridge
tiles. Gothic style. Two storeys with tower. Square tower with
square-headed doorway under segmental-pointed arch, string
course over this run out left, very narrow lancet above, 2
bands near the top, low wooden arcaded belfry, and slated
spire roof with swept eaves and weathervane; gable to left of
tower with canted bay window at ground floor and 2-light
sashed window above, under 2-centred relieving arch. Wing to
right. Ridge chimneys.
Forms group with entrance gateway and Registrar's office
(q.v.).


Listing NGR: SJ8276092350

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

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