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3, Brazil Street

A Grade II Listed Building in City Centre, Manchester

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Latitude: 53.4765 / 53°28'35"N

Longitude: -2.2371 / 2°14'13"W

OS Eastings: 384358

OS Northings: 397778

OS Grid: SJ843977

Mapcode National: GBR DLJ.8R

Mapcode Global: WHB9G.LWX6

Plus Code: 9C5VFQG7+J4

Entry Name: 3, Brazil Street

Listing Date: 6 June 1994

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1283077

English Heritage Legacy ID: 387947

Location: Manchester, M1

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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Shipping and packing warehouse, now...? Probably c.1870;
altered. Sandstone ashlar and red brick with sandstone
dressings (roof concealed). Small rectangular plan, with
loading bay to left. Basement and 5 storeys (the 5th either
rebuilt or added), a symmetrical 5-window facade, the 3-bay
centre breaking forwards slightly, with rusticated basement,
ashlar ground floor with cornice, 1st floor cornice,
sill-bands to upper floors. The ground floor is a 4-bay arcade
of wide elliptical-headed openings (roundels in the
spandrels), with the loading-bay entrance in the first,
windows in the centre pair, and a doorway in the 4th (with
raised surround and modillioned cornice); the 1st floor has
segmental-headed 4-pane sashed windows, those in the centre
linked by impost bands and keyed hoodmoulds; the 2nd floor has
square-headed 4-pane sashes in the centre with linked stone
lintels, and segmental-headed sashes in the outer bays; the
3rd floor has round-headed sashed windows with linking impost
bands, those in the centre forming an arcade. The top floor,
of C20 brick, has C20 windows, with 4 in the centre. Chimney
at rear left corner. Interior not inspected. Adjoins rear of
42 and 44 Sackville Street; included for group value.

Listing NGR: SJ8435897778

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