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Market House, Altrincham

Description: Market House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 12 July 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 212773

OS Grid Reference: SJ7669387896
OS Grid Coordinates: 376693, 387896
Latitude/Longitude: 53.3874, -2.3519

Location: Greenwood Street, Trafford WA14 1QU

Locality: Altrincham
County: Trafford
Country: England
Postcode: WA14 1QU

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Listing Text


7/19 Market House


Market hall. Dated 1879. Pink header bond brick, yellow
flemish bond brick and slate roof. 5 x 3 bays. Classical.
Brick plinth, dentilled cornice, parapet over bays 1 and 3
and pediment with central clock over bay 2. Each bay has a
large semi-circular light at high level separated by brick
pilasters with fluted bases. The central bay projects
slightly and has the name and datestone in the frieze. The
side elevations have similar openings, pilasters and
cornice; and doorways in bays 2 and 4. The glazed canopies
are of a later date and not of special interest.

Listing NGR: SJ7669387896

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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