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15-17, Bridge Street, Stockport

Description: 15-17, Bridge Street

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 April 1989
English Heritage Building ID: 210900

OS Grid Reference: SJ8958090604
OS Grid Coordinates: 389580, 390604
Latitude/Longitude: 53.4121, -2.1582

Location: Bridge Street, Stockport SK1 1XR

Locality: Stockport
County: Stockport
Country: England
Postcode: SK1 1XR

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Listing Text

The following building shall be added to the list:-

SJ 8990 NE

No 15-17


Former bank building. 1900 (datestone). Ashlar front, brick to rear; Welsh slate
gable-end roof. Ground-floor banking hall with offices above. 3 storeys and attic.
Asymmetrical front to Bridge Street with polygonal corner tower carbelled out over
main entrance to canted corner, rising to 3 pedimented gabled clocks linked by short
arcades above cornice level, and surmounted by a dome with finial. Rusticated ground
floor throughout; rectangular windows to ground and 1st floor, the sashes replaced,
the principal two windows, under concentric recessed arches at 2nd floor level, under
a Jacobethan stepped gable. Window bays marked by double pilasters. Right-hand
entrance under segmental pediment. Ridge stack and dormer with fancy gable. The
bank occupies a key position at the foot of this important Stockport street and
groups with other listed buildings.

Listing NGR: SJ8958090604

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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