CARLTON HOUSE

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1197818
Date first listed:
03-Oct-1974
Statutory Address:
CARLTON HOUSE, 17 AND 18, ALBERT SQUARE

Map

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Location

Statutory Address:
CARLTON HOUSE, 17 AND 18, ALBERT SQUARE

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

District:
Manchester (Metropolitan Authority)
National Grid Reference:
SJ 83796 98041

Details

MANCHESTER

SJ8398SE ALBERT SQUARE 698-1/27/3 (South side) 03/10/74 Nos.17 AND 18 Carlton House

GV II

Formerly known as: Nos.17 AND 18 Bridgewater Buildings ALBERT SQUARE. Club and offices. 1872, by Clegg and Knowles. Sandstone ashlar, slate roof. Rectangular plan. Free Venetian Gothic style. Basement and 4 storeys plus attic, 4 unequal bays, with 3-storey canted oriels in the outer bays, a bracketed cornice and gabled attic dormers over the oriels. Two-centred arched doorway in 3rd bay, with trefoil intrados, shafts and imposts with knobbly foliation; sashed windows throughout, grouped 3:3:2:3, variously segmental-pointed, shouldered, trefoiled and square-headed, and with various forms of enrichment, including shafts with foliated caps and carved panelled aprons. Interior not inspected. History: formerly offices of Bridgewater Canal Company, and premises of Manchester Arts Club.

Listing NGR: SJ8379698041

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
387864
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: 06 Apr 2006
Reference: IOE01/15244/22
Rights: Copyright IoE Mr Brian Lomas. Source Historic England Archive
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