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Hydes Anvil Brewery

A Grade II Listed Building in Moss Side, Manchester

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Latitude: 53.4592 / 53°27'33"N

Longitude: -2.2545 / 2°15'16"W

OS Eastings: 383197

OS Northings: 395858

OS Grid: SJ831958

Mapcode National: GBR DGQ.JZ

Mapcode Global: WHB9N.B9NY

Plus Code: 9C5VFP5W+M5

Entry Name: Hydes Anvil Brewery

Listing Date: 6 June 1994

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1291088

English Heritage Legacy ID: 388335

Location: Moss Side, Manchester, M15

County: Manchester

Electoral Ward/Division: Moss Side

Parish: Non Civil Parish

Built-Up Area: Manchester

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater Manchester

Church of England Parish: Whalley Range St Margaret

Church of England Diocese: Manchester

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Hydes Anvil Brewery


Brewery. 1861. For Greatorex Brothers. Red brick with stone
dressings and slate roof. Various ranges group around a large
courtyard. Mainly two storeys with 3-storey ranges to rear.
Central gateway with elaborate gate piers and pedestrian gate
to left with moulded architrave and pediment. To left a
2-storey 4-window range with sash or sash-type windows set in
moulded frames or architraves and with segmental arched head.
Ground floor quoins, impost band and 1st-floor sill band.
Modillion cornice. Behind this facing the courtyard further
2-storey ranges with various sashed casements and doorways and
two gables with overhanging eaves and windows beneath
round-arched heads. A further range with roof louvre adjoins
rear range which has three groups of windows facing the courtyard.
Central gable with clock and ornamental finial. C20 loading
bays beneath. This range to rear facing has tall arches
running through two storeys with windows recessed behind them, a
cornice above and three groups of windows with moulded frames and
cambered heads. Sides similar with that to west having the base
of a truncated stack and a roof louvre. To the right of the
courtyard in front of part of the rear range a 2-storey range
with a blind arcade of tall arches on all sides filled by
various windows. This range has a cornice and full-length roof
louvre. In front of this range are other lower 2-storey range
with three gables facing and small lantern louvres. Another small
range to right of the entrance gateway. Interior not

The brewery was built by the Greatorex Brothers as
Queen's Brewery in 1861 and has been occupied by Hyde's
Brewery itself established in the early 1860's, since 1899.

Listing NGR: SJ8319795858

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