2, 2A, 4A AND 4, OLD MARKET PLACE

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1120933

Date first listed: 12-Jul-1985

Statutory Address: 2, 2A, 4A AND 4, OLD MARKET PLACE

Map

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Location

Statutory Address: 2, 2A, 4A AND 4, OLD MARKET PLACE

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

District: Trafford (Metropolitan Authority)

National Grid Reference: SJ 76776 88030

Summary

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History

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Details

SJ 7688 SE ALTRINCHAM OLD MARKET PLACE (south side)

10/27 Nos. 2, 2A, 4A - and 4

G.V. II

Commercial premises, now restaurants and offices. 1890's for Sir William Cunliffe Brooks probably by George Truefitt. Header bond brick, decorative timber framing and clay tile roof. 5 bays with 2 storeys (plus attic) and 2 bays on Post Office Street. Romantic in manner and yet almost symmetrically composed. Stone plinth, stone bands, decorative timber- framed eaves band, mansard roof with 3 chimneys. Entrance to 2A and 4A in a central recess with balcony above. On either side are large shop fronts (little altered) with 2 and 3- light mullion and transom windows above, 5 windows with decorative bargeboards, finials and timber-framed gables. (All windows have leaded lights except for ground floor). The facade sweeps gracefully into Post Office Street, a weather-vane on the roof recording the initials of the patron. The building complements Cunliffe Brooks's other buildings, Lloyds Bank (q.v.) and Nos. 1 and 3 Market Street (q.v.).

Listing NGR: SJ7677688030

Legacy

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Legacy System number: 212781

Legacy System: LBS

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