MANCHESTER JEWISH MUSEUM

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II*
List Entry Number:
1208472
Date first listed:
03-Oct-1974
Date of most recent amendment:
06-Jun-1994
Statutory Address:
MANCHESTER JEWISH MUSEUM, 190, CHEETHAM HILL ROAD

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Location

Statutory Address:
MANCHESTER JEWISH MUSEUM, 190, CHEETHAM HILL ROAD

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

District:
Manchester (Metropolitan Authority)
National Grid Reference:
SJ 84317 99904

Details

SJ8499 698-1/15/560 03/10/74

MANCHESTER CHEETHAM HILL ROAD,Cheetham (East side) No.190 Manchester Jewish Museum(Formerly Listed as:CHEETHAM HILL ROAD, Cheetham(East side)No.190 New Synagogue)

GII* Spanish and Portuguese Synagogue,now museum.1889,by Edward Salomons;altered.Red brick with sandstone dressings,slate roofs.T-shaped plan formed by rectangular main vessel at right-angles to street,with flanking wings to the gabled facade.Plain building but with elaborate Spanish and Saracenic motifs in the facade.Two storeys and three bays,symmetrical,the centre breaking forwards slightly;with plinth,diaper bands,etc.The centre has a large two-centred arched doorway with shafts,polychrome-banded extrados,recessed door with banded lintel,etc.,flanked by small triangular-headed lancet windows,and at first floor an arcaded five-light window with shafts,arched lights with linked segmental hoodmoulds,and sill- and head-bands;a cinquefoil motif over the centre,and dentilled coping with apex finial.The side wings,both gabled at right-angles to the main axis and that to the right containing a staircase,have ornamented first-floor bands,three-light windows at ground floor and two-light windows above,and gable copings with apex finials.The side walls of the main range have low plain segmental-headed windows at ground floor and circular windows above,mostly with stained glass.Interior not inspected.

Listing NGR: SJ8431799904

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
387990
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.

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Date: 29 Oct 1999
Reference: IOE01/01613/18
Rights: Copyright IoE Mr Martin Malies. Source Historic England Archive
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