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Alliance and Leicester Office

A Grade II Listed Building in City Centre, Manchester

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Latitude: 53.4811 / 53°28'51"N

Longitude: -2.2459 / 2°14'45"W

OS Eastings: 383777

OS Northings: 398287

OS Grid: SJ837982

Mapcode National: GBR DJH.C4

Mapcode Global: WHB9G.GRRQ

Entry Name: Alliance and Leicester Office

Listing Date: 3 October 1974

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1197938

English Heritage Legacy ID: 388240

Location: Manchester, M2

County: Manchester

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

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Listing Text


698-1/27/187 (South side)
03/10/74 No.48
Alliance and Leicester office


Shop. c.1860-80, altered. Red brick with sandstone dressings
and slate roof. Narrow rectangular plan at right-angles to
street. Gothic style. Three storeys and 3 narrow bays. C20
shop front at ground floor framed by original columns with
crocket caps and enablatures, and moulded frieze. The upper
floors have brick corner pilasters, a panelled band between
floors, moulded main cornice broken in the centre by a large
2-centred arch rising into a steeply-pitched gable which
breaks through the parapet; sashed windows of 1, 3 and 1
lights on each floor, those at 2nd floor with transoms, a
prominent stone balcony in the centre of each floor with bowed
wrought-iron railings, and a carved stone tympanum over the
centre windows at 2nd floor.

Listing NGR: SJ8377798287

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