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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: COOPERATIVE PRESS

List entry Number: 1291013

Location

COOPERATIVE PRESS, 23, NEW MOUNT 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: 06-Jun-1994

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 388349

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Details

MANCHESTER

SJ8499 NEW MOUNT STREET, Ancoats 698-1/15/457 (North side) No.23 Cooperative Press

GV II

Industrial building or warehouse. Later C19 with addition or alteration of c.1905. Brown brick with red brick dressings, and red brick with yellow terracotta dressings (roof not visible). Rectangular plan on island site, in 2 portions. Left range is 4 storeys with basement and attic, 4 windows plus canted corner to left; right-hand range is 4 storeys with basement. The left hand range is in Edwardian Baroque style, with string courses, yellow terracotta bands, pilasters and open-pedimented gable; the first 3 bays are a symmetrical composition with banded pilasters carried up from cartouches at 1st floor, a modillioned open pediment containing a large lunette with run-out terracotta voussoirs and keystone, and 1, 2 and 1-light sashed windows to each floor except the 3rd which has keyed oculi flanking the 2-light window; all these windows have moulded terracotta architraves with keystones. The 4th bay has similar windows. The splayed corner has a square-headed doorway with panelled double doors and elaborate surround including a keyed oculus in the tympanum and a corbelled semi-circular canopy, windows like those of the front except that at 3rd floor which is altered, and a tall stepped parapet. The right-hand range, undecorated except for a corbel table to the parapet divided into bays by short pendent pilasters, has square-headed windows to basement and ground floor, and segmental-headed windows above with stepped surrounds; most of these windows with 4-pane sashes. Included for group value.

Listing NGR: SJ8446799082

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National Grid Reference: SJ 84467 99082

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