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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: LODGE OF THE FIRS, WITH ATTACHED GATEWAY

List entry Number: 1254834

Location

LODGE OF THE FIRS, WITH ATTACHED GATEWAY, WHITWORTH LANE

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: 458155

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History

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Details

MANCHESTER

SJ89SE WHITWORTH LANE, Rusholme 698-1/9/816 (East side) 03/10/74 Lodge of The Firs, with attached gateway (Formerly Listed as: WHITWORTH LANE, Fallowfield (East side) Lodge of The Firs)

GV II

Gate lodge with attached gateway. 1851, by Edward Walters. Lodge of stucco on brick, with slate roof; stone gate piers with wrought-iron gates and side walls of red brick in Flemish bond. The lodge is square in plan, 2 storeys facing the drive, with a rectangular 2-storey gabled bay to the right and a doorway with shouldered architrave to the left. The bay, which is flanked by round-headed lancets at ground floor, has wooden mullion-and-transom windows to both floors, and barge-boards pierced by quatrefoils; and to the left at 1st floor is a small oriel window. The left return wall has (inter alia) a wooden canted oriel at 1st floor. The gateway has square gate piers with pyramidal caps and elaborate wrought-iron gates, and is flanked by convex quadrantal side walls of brick, that to the left linked to the lodge.

Listing NGR: SJ8585494136

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National Grid Reference: SJ 85854 94136

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