15-17 Bridge Street
- 3 Mar 2001
- 15-17 Bridge Street, Stockport, Greater Manchester, SK1 1XR
- Photograph (Digital)
This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.
The following building shall be added to the list:-
BRIDGE STREET SJ 8990 NE
1/256 No 15-17
Former bank building. 1900 (datestone). Ashlar front, brick to rear; Welsh slate gable-end roof. Ground-floor banking hall with offices above. 3 storeys and attic.
Asymmetrical front to Bridge Street with polygonal corner tower carbelled out over main entrance to canted corner, rising to 3 pedimented gabled clocks linked by short arcades above cornice level, and surmounted by a dome with finial. Rusticated ground floor throughout; rectangular windows to ground and 1st floor, the sashes replaced, the principal two windows, under concentric recessed arches at 2nd floor level, under a Jacobethan stepped gable. Window bays marked by double pilasters. Right-hand entrance under segmental pediment. Ridge stack and dormer with fancy gable. The bank occupies a key position at the foot of this important Stockport street and groups with other listed buildings.
Listing NGR: SJ8958090604
© Mr Derek Trillo. Source: Historic England Archive
This photograph was taken for the Images of England project
Photographer: Trillo, Derek
Rights Holder: Trillo, Derek
Ashlar, Brick, Welsh Slate, Victorian Bank (Financial), Commercial, Date Stone, Commemorative, Commemorative Stone, Commemorative Monument