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Numbers 2, 4, 6 and Right 3 Bays of 8

A Grade II Listed Building in Altrincham, Trafford

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.3886 / 53°23'19"N

Longitude: -2.3502 / 2°21'0"W

OS Eastings: 376802

OS Northings: 388032

OS Grid: SJ768880

Mapcode National: GBR DY07.ZZ

Mapcode Global: WH98V.W301

Entry Name: Numbers 2, 4, 6 and Right 3 Bays of 8

Listing Date: 12 July 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1107862

English Heritage Legacy ID: 212764

Location: Trafford, WA14

County: Trafford

Electoral Ward/Division: Altrincham

Parish: Non Civil Parish

Built-Up Area: Altrincham

Traditional County: Cheshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater Manchester

Church of England Parish: Altrincham St George

Church of England Diocese: Chester

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Listing Text

SJ 7688 SE
11/10

ALTRINCHAM
KINGSWAY
(south side)

Nos. 2, 4, 6 and right 3 bays of 8

G.V.
II

Shops and offices. Dated 1870. Red sandstone, rock-faced
and ashlar with slate roof and brick rear. 11 bays, 3
storeys with shops on ground floor and offices above.
Victorian Gothic. Enriched first floor sill band, coped
modillion eaves parapet. Arcaded ground floor formerly with
barley sugar Y-tracery to the shop fronts, now only existing
to bay 6. Bays 1, 2 and 3 have been drastically re-faced in
brick. Arcade columns have moulded bases and capitals and
pilasters separate bays 3 and 4, and 8 and 9 which run up the
entire building. Each 3 bays on first floor have 4 lancet
lights the centre 2 being coupled with plate tracery and
under hoodmoulds with enriched stops. The second floor
windows which follow a similar pattern have shouldered
heads, the paired ones under corbelled gablets which break
through the eaves parapet.

Listing NGR: SJ7680288032

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