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Former St Mathews Sunday School

A Grade II Listed Building in City Centre, Manchester

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Latitude: 53.4763 / 53°28'34"N

Longitude: -2.2544 / 2°15'15"W

OS Eastings: 383210

OS Northings: 397758

OS Grid: SJ832977

Mapcode National: GBR DGJ.JV

Mapcode Global: WHB9G.BWQD

Entry Name: Former St Mathews Sunday School

Listing Date: 3 October 1974

Last Amended: 6 June 1994

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1200806

English Heritage Legacy ID: 388278

Location: Manchester, M3

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


698-1/30/215 (South side)
03/10/74 Former St. Matthews Sunday School
(Formerly Listed as:
Gunn House)


Mission church and Sunday School, now office. Dated 1827 over
door; altered. Red brick in Flemish bond with some sandstone
dressings (roof not visible). Rectangular plan with apsidal
south end, on island site. Simple Gothic style. Gable to
street, 2 storeys and cellar, 3 bays, symmetrical, with
pilastered corners, 1st-floor sill-band; slightly raised
centre with 2 semi-circular steps up to 2-centred arched
doorway which has fanlight with intersecting glazing bars, a
large stone plaque above the door inscribed "SUNDAY SCHOOL /
MDCCCXXVII", a large 2-centred arched 3-light window at
1st-floor with intersecting glazing bars, and another stone
plaque above this (worn inscription illegible); smaller
2-centred arched windows to both floors of the outer bays,
with Y-tacery; gable parapet with oculus (now open, the roof
lowered). Five-window sides in similar style.

Listing NGR: SJ8321097758

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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