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Former Rochdale Canal Warehouse, Manchester

Description: Former Rochdale Canal Warehouse

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 3 October 1974
English Heritage Building ID: 457770

OS Grid Reference: SJ8480098336
OS Grid Coordinates: 384800, 398336
Latitude/Longitude: 53.4815, -2.2305

Location: 33 Tariff Street, Manchester, Greater Manchester M1 2EQ

Locality: Manchester
County: Manchester
Country: England
Postcode: M1 2EQ

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Listing Text


698-1/29/416 TARIFF STREET
03-OCT-74 (South side)

(Formerly listed as:


Canal warehouse, now workshops and stores. Dated 1836 on south parapet; altered. Brown brick with some sandstone dressings roof not visible). Long rectangular plan on east-west axis. Six storeys, with 13-window south facade; coupled
semi-circular shipping holes in 7th-9th bays, with raised keystones; small round-headed windows on all floors, but those at 1st floor over the shipping holes blocked and those to the right altered, and all at 2nd floor (except 3 over the shipping holes) replaced by horizontal-rectangular windows; parapet with flat coping, and rectangular upstand over shipping holes lettered "1836". 4-window gable walls have full-height round-headed multi-stage loading slots, similar windows (some altered), and copings with wide kneelers; rear has 3 similar loading slots, 2 of these still with semicircular canopies to crane gear, and similar windows.

Listing NGR: SJ8480098336

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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