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Latitude: 53.476 / 53°28'33"N
Longitude: -2.2517 / 2°15'6"W
OS Eastings: 383392
OS Northings: 397730
OS Grid: SJ833977
Mapcode National: GBR DHJ.4X
Mapcode Global: WHB9G.DW0K
Entry Name: Former Market Hall
Listing Date: 17 May 1974
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1197915
English Heritage Legacy ID: 388283
Location: Manchester, M3
Electoral Ward/Division: City Centre
Built-Up Area: Manchester
Traditional County: Lancashire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater Manchester
Church of England Parish: Manchester St Ann
Church of England Diocese: Manchester
SJ8397NW LIVERPOOL ROAD
698-1/30/214 (North side)
17/05/74 former Market Hall
Formerly known as: Higher Campfield Market LIVERPPOOL ROAD.
Market hall. 1878, by Mangnall and Littlewood. Cast-iron and
wood, with roof of corrugated sheet and glass. Square plan
formed by cruciform intersecting naves with aisles in the
angles. Two-storey 5-bay symmetrical facade, the centre wider,
higher and gabled. Cast-iron columns with crocket caps, each
bay divided horizontally by a moulded cornice with small
matching pilasters to the screen below this and large-paned
glazing above. The wider centre bay has tall segmental-arched
doorway in the centre, rising into the glazed upper portion, a
latticed band above eaves level, the gable filled with glazing
in round-headed lights with slender shafts and margin panes, a
bracketed cornice, and the louvred gable-end of a ridge
ventilator, with finial. The outer bays have hipped roofs with
scallop fringes, and ridge ventilators. Left return side to
Barton Street: 3 bays in matching style; right-hand end linked
by glazed roof to rear of Nos 322-330 Deansgate (q.v.).
Interior: arched roof of cast-iron and glass. Forms group with
Air and Space Museum (former Lower Campfield Market) to west
(q.v.), by same architects in very similar style. Shown on OS
map as Higher Campfield Market.
Listing NGR: SJ8339297730
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