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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: WHITWORTH PARK MANSIONS

List entry Number: 1220231

Location

WHITWORTH PARK MANSIONS, MOSS LANE EAST

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: Not applicable to this List entry.

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 388334

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History

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Details

MANCHESTER

SJ89NW MOSS LANE EAST, Moss Side 698-1/4/760 (South side) 03/10/74 Whitworth Park Mansions

II

Terrace of 4 town houses, now flats. c.1840, altered. White-painted stucco on brick, hipped slate roof. Double-depth plan, each house double-fronted, with 2 back extensions. Three storeys and cellars, 3+3+3+3 bays, mostly symmetrical, with sill-bands and moulded wood eaves. Each house has slightly projected outer bays and a central recessed porch with Roman Doric columns distyle in antis, entablature with paterae on the frieze, and a panelled inner door with pilastered surround and side lights under a rectangular overlight. At ground floor the 2 houses to the left both have canted bay windows flanking the entrance, the 3rd has a similar bay window to the right and a 15-pane sash to the left with moulded architrave, and the 4th has two similar 15-pane sashes. All have 12-pane sashes at 1st floor and low 6-pane sashes at 2nd floor, all these with moulded architraves. Roof now lacking chimneys. The 4-bay return walls have windows with similar moulded architraves, those in the outer bays all blind. Rear: two 2-storey lean-to back extensions; altered windows. Interior not inspected.

Listing NGR: SJ8439895698

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National Grid Reference: SJ 84398 95698

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