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Description: Victoria Market
Date Listed: 6 February 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 212638
OS Grid Reference: SJ9641098477
OS Grid Coordinates: 396410, 398477
Latitude/Longitude: 53.4830, -2.0556
SJ 99 NE STALYBRIDGE TRINITY STREET
4/174 Victoria Market
Market hall. 1866. Brick with stone dressings and corrugated
asbestos roof. 3 aisles, 7 x 13 bays. Stone plinth with
banded rustication, stone band, bracketed eaves cornice and
pierced parapet. The central bay is advanced and has
rusticated quoins, a coved round-arched opening with
keystone, fanlight and carved side panels, and giant
pilasters which rise above the parapet to support a
modillioned pediment. Above rises a polychromatic brick
tower with clasping pilasters which carries clock faces and
a steeply pitched fish-scale slate roof with ornate cast
iron crowning railings, canopy and finial. The other bays
have blind round-headed arches on flat brick pilasters.
Central entrances and arched windows to side elevations.
Wrought iron tie-bar roof trusses on cast iron columns
Listing NGR: SJ9641098477
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Source: English Heritage
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