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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: DETACHED BLOCK OF SCHOOLROOM APPROXIMATELY 20 METRES SOUTH OF CHETHAMS HOSPITAL

List entry Number: 1197920

Location

DETACHED BLOCK OF SCHOOLROOM APPROXIMATELY 20 METRES SOUTH OF CHETHAMS HOSPITAL, LONG MILLGATE

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: 03-Oct-1974

Date of most recent amendment: 06-Jun-1994

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 388292

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History

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Details

MANCHESTER

SJ8398NE LONG MILLGATE 698-1/26/226 (West side) 03/10/74 Detached block of Schoolroom approx. 20m south of Chetham's Hospital (Formerly Listed as: FENNEL STREET Detached block of Schoolroom)

GV II

Schoolroom, now part laundry and part schoolroom. 1878, by Alfred Waterhouse; altered. Coursed squared sandstone, slate roof. Rectangular plan on north-south axis, plus smaller parallel range to rear projecting at north end. Perpendicular style. Single storey (altered internally by insertion of upper floor), 6 bays, with buttresses and sill-band carried round; gabled porch to 1st bay with moulded Tudor-arched doorway and panelled double doors up 5 steps; extruded chimney stack to 2nd bay tapered to tall octagonal chimney; transomed 3-light windows to the other bays with cusped lights; moulded corbels and cornice. Large transomed 4-light window in each gable wall, with Perpendicular tracery and hoodmould, and small 2-light windows above these; coped gables with crocket finials. Rear wing has two 3-light windows in gable wall and porch in angle. Interior: upper floor inserted at transom level; brattished wallplates, arch-braced kingpost roof with windbraces.

Listing NGR: SJ8388298861

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National Grid Reference: SJ 83882 98861

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