151 Elliot Street

18 Oct 2000
151 Elliot Street, Tyldesley, Wigan, Greater Manchester, M29 8FL
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: TYLDESLEY ELLIOT STREET SD 60 SE (north side) 2/69 No 151 II Bank now office premises. c1900. Probably by F W Morton for the Union Bank of Manchester. Ashlar sandstone, glazed roof. Single storey; corner site with 3-bay front to Elliot Street and 2-bay left return facing Patchett Street having lower, 4- window wing. Classical, in Doric style. Plinth with pedestals linked by continuous cornice on which are engaged columns. Central doorway has 10-panel door in eaved architrave beneath frieze with 'BANK' in raised letters; dentilled cornice under finely-carved arms of the Union Bank of Manchester. Flanking bays have later windows in rusticated surrounds with raised keystones. Entablature with triglyphs and mutules; balustraded parapet with 4 dies. Left return: channel-rustication; contemporary rain-water goods with patterned and corniced hoppers; entablature and balustrade as front. Wing to left has channel-rustication and 2-pane sashes of 3:1:1:3 lights with Art Nouveau leaded lower sashes; modillioned cornice.

Interior: remodelled with false ceiling which conceals remains of classical plasterwork and intact Art Nouveau stained-glass ceiling.

Listing NGR: SD6901002051


This is part of the Series: IOE01/1977 IOE Records taken by David H Swain; within the Collection: IOE01 Images Of England


© Mr David H Swain. Source: Historic England Archive

This photograph was taken for the Images of England project

People & Organisations

Photographer: Swain, David H

Rights Holder: Swain, David H


Ashlar, Glass, Sandstone, Victorian Bank (Financial), 20th Century Commercial, Office, Unassigned, Building

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