PHILIP GODLEE LODGE

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1254973
Date first listed:
03-Oct-1974
Statutory Address:
Philip Godlee Lodge, 842 Wilmslow Road, Manchester, M20 2DS

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Location

Statutory Address:
Philip Godlee Lodge, 842 Wilmslow Road, Manchester, M20 2DS

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:
SJ8467490490

Details

This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 23/02/2015

SJ8490 698-1/25/681

MANCHESTER, Didsbury, WILMSLOW ROAD (West side), Philip Godlee Lodge

(Formerly listed as The Elms)

03/10/74

II

House, in use as nursing home at time of listing, converted into apartments in 2000. Early to mid C19, altered. Roughcast render on brick, sandstone dressings (painted white), slate roofs. Square double-depth main block facing east with L-shaped wing on south side. Two storeys, the main block presenting a symmetrical 3-window facade, with emphatic corner pilasters, deep plain frieze and prominent projected eaves; central Ionic porch, up 2 steps, protecting a glazed and panelled door and side windows all under a large overlight with elaborate geometrical glazing bars; windows sashed without glazing bars, with reeded architraves; hipped roof with 2 tall ridge chimneys. Slightly lower wing to left with similar corner pilasters, 1+3 windows, mostly similar but with altered window at ground floor. North side has 2-storey pilastered bay (and C20 additions). Rear: ground floor of main block has fine wrought-iron verandah with delicately latticed standards and frieze incorporating anthemions; glazed doors in centre and segmental bay window to right, otherwise similar to front. Interior: entrance hall with Ionic screen distyle in antis; open-well staircase with cast-iron balusters.



Listing NGR: SJ8467490490

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
458457
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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