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1, 1a and 3 Market Street and 2 Post Office Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Altrincham, Trafford

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.3884 / 53°23'18"N

Longitude: -2.3509 / 2°21'3"W

OS Eastings: 376761

OS Northings: 388012

OS Grid: SJ767880

Mapcode National: GBR DY08.V1

Mapcode Global: WH98V.V3Q5

Entry Name: 1, 1a and 3 Market Street and 2 Post Office Street

Listing Date: 12 July 1985

Last Amended: 24 January 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1323744

English Heritage Legacy ID: 212770

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

In the entry for:

SJ 7688 SE
10/16

ALTRINCHAM
MARKET STREET
(south-east side)
Nos 1 & 3

The address shall be amended to read:
MARKET STREET
(south-east side)
Nos 1, 1A and 3

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SJ 7688 SE
10/16

ALTRINCHAM
MARKET STREET
(south-east side)

Nos. 1 and 3.

G.V.
II

Includes No. 2 Post Office Street. Morrison's Central
Auction Galleries, now shops. 1890's for Sir William Cunliffe
Brooks. Header bond brick, stone dressings, decorative
timber framing and clay tile roof. 4 bays on Market Street
and 2 plus the Auction Hall on Post Office Street. 2
storeys plus attic with corner entrance. Entrance is curved
in plan, has a stone surround and a balcony above with cast
iron railings and large stone brackets. The first floor has
decorative timber framing which continues on Market Street,
and a curved 4-light mullion and transom window. Bays 1 and
2 on Market Street have ground floor 2-light mullion and
transom windows; bays 3 and 4 have 2 doorways and a
shopfront with 3-light mullion and transom windows above and
2 dormer windows above that. The Auction Hall on Post Office
Street has one 8-light and one 6-light mullion and transom
window and a hipped roof. The main roof sweeps round the
corner and has a weather-vane recording the patron, "WCB".
Included for group value.

Listing NGR: SJ7676188012

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

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