FORMER BOYS PRISON BLOCK OF HMP MANCHESTER

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1254635

Date first listed: 03-Oct-1974

Statutory Address: FORMER BOYS PRISON BLOCK OF HMP MANCHESTER, SOUTHALL STREET

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Location

Statutory Address: FORMER BOYS PRISON BLOCK OF HMP MANCHESTER, SOUTHALL STREET

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

District: Manchester (Metropolitan Authority)

Parish: Non Civil Parish

National Grid Reference: SJ8384599668

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History

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Details

This List entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 6 December 2016.

SJ8399 698-1/14/575 03/10/74

MANCHESTER SOUTHALL STREET, Cheetham (North side)

Former Boys' Prison Block of HMP Manchester

(Formerly listed as: Boys' Prison Block of Strangeways Gaol) II

GV

Formerly women's prison. 1866-68, by Alfred Waterhouse. Red brick with stone dressings and slate roof. Cruciform plan with wings radiating from an octagonal concourse. The concourse has a clerestory with a 3-light stone mullioned window in each side, a corbel table to the eaves, a tourelle at each corner, and a pointed roof. The 4-storeyed wings have ranges of cell windows with stone sills and cambered stone heads.

Listing NGR: SJ 83845 99668

Legacy

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Legacy System number: 457637

Legacy System: LBS

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