NUMBERS 2, 4, 6 AND RIGHT 3 BAYS OF 8

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1107862
Date first listed:
12-Jul-1985
Statutory Address:
NUMBERS 2, 4, 6 AND RIGHT 3 BAYS OF 8, KINGSWAY

Map

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Location

Statutory Address:
NUMBERS 2, 4, 6 AND RIGHT 3 BAYS OF 8, KINGSWAY

The building or site itself may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

District:
Trafford (Metropolitan Authority)
Parish:
Non Civil Parish
National Grid Reference:
SJ7680288032

Details

SJ 7688 SE 11/10

ALTRINCHAM KINGSWAY (south side)

Nos. 2, 4, 6 and right 3 bays of 8

G.V. II

Shops and offices. Dated 1870. Red sandstone, rock-faced and ashlar with slate roof and brick rear. 11 bays, 3 storeys with shops on ground floor and offices above. Victorian Gothic. Enriched first floor sill band, coped modillion eaves parapet. Arcaded ground floor formerly with barley sugar Y-tracery to the shop fronts, now only existing to bay 6. Bays 1, 2 and 3 have been drastically re-faced in brick. Arcade columns have moulded bases and capitals and pilasters separate bays 3 and 4, and 8 and 9 which run up the entire building. Each 3 bays on first floor have 4 lancet lights the centre 2 being coupled with plate tracery and under hoodmoulds with enriched stops. The second floor windows which follow a similar pattern have shouldered heads, the paired ones under corbelled gablets which break through the eaves parapet.

Listing NGR: SJ7680288032

Legacy

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number:
212764
Legacy System:
LBS

Legal

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

End of official listing

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Date: 30 Jun 2001
Reference: IOE01/09623/17
Rights: Copyright IoE Mr Patrick Norris. Source Historic England Archive
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