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Latitude: 53.4869 / 53°29'12"N
Longitude: -2.2403 / 2°14'24"W
OS Eastings: 384154
OS Northings: 398937
OS Grid: SJ841989
Mapcode National: GBR DKF.L1
Mapcode Global: WHB9G.KMF7
Entry Name: Cooperative Wholesale Society Building to North of Junction with Hanover Street
Listing Date: 6 June 1994
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1197765
English Heritage Legacy ID: 388034
Location: Manchester, M60
Electoral Ward/Division: Ancoats and Clayton
Built-Up Area: Manchester
Traditional County: Lancashire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater Manchester
Church of England Parish: Manchester Cathedral
Church of England Diocese: Manchester
SJ8498 CORPORATION STREET
698-1/17/72 (East side)
Cooperative Wholesale Society
building to north of junction with
Warehouse and office block. 1928, by W.A.Johnson. Sandstone
ashlar (roof concealed). Rectangular plan. Classical style.
Five unequal storeys plus double attic storey; channelled
rustication to ground and 1st floors, giant pilastrade to
2nd-4th floors, modillioned cornice; parapet to 1st attic
storey, mansard roof with dormers. Symmetrical, with central
round-headed entrance arch, and large round-headed windows at
ground floor with radiating glazing bars; rectangular
mezzanine windows to 1st floor; 3-light windows to upper
floors, , the 3rd and 4th floors divided by panelled bands.
Small-pane glazing to all windows. Returned sides similar.
Interior not inspected. Forms group with Cooperative Wholesale
Society building to south (q.v.).
Listing NGR: SJ8415498937
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