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List entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: FORMER MARKET HALL

List entry Number: 1197915

Location

FORMER MARKET HALL, LIVERPOOL STREET

The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County District District Type Parish
ManchesterMetropolitan Authority

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 17-May-1974

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 388283

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History

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Details

MANCHESTER

SJ8397NW LIVERPOOL ROAD 698-1/30/214 (North side) 17/05/74 former Market Hall

GV II

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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National Grid Reference: SJ 83392 97730

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