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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: FRIENDS MEETING HOUSE

List entry Number: 1291062

Location

FRIENDS MEETING HOUSE, 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: 18-Dec-1963

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 388339

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List entry Description

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History

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Details

MANCHESTER

SJ8397NE MOUNT STREET 698-1/31/243 (West side) 18/12/63 Friends' Meeting House

GV II

Meeting House of Society of Friends. 1828-30, by Richard Lane. Brick carcase with sandstone ashlar facade, slate roof. Rectangular plan set back and at right-angles to street. Classical style. Two-storey 5-bay facade, symmetrical, with plinth, corner pilasters, frieze, cornice and blocking course, and central parapet; engaged 3-bay pedimented Ionic portico with frieze inscribed "FRIENDS' MEETING HOUSE", central doorway with C20 glazed double doors and overlight with margin panes flanked by large 2-light windows also with overlights (flights of 3 and 4 steps to centre and flanking bays respectively); 12-pane sashed windows at 1st floor and on both floors of the outer bays. Interior not inspected.

Listing NGR: SJ8378097991

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National Grid Reference: SJ 83780 97991

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