FORMER VICTORIA THEATRE

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1386137
Date first listed:
18-Jan-1980
Date of most recent amendment:
20-Oct-1998
Statutory Address:
FORMER VICTORIA THEATRE, GREAT CLOWES STREET

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Location

Statutory Address:
FORMER VICTORIA THEATRE, GREAT CLOWES STREET

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

District:
Salford (Metropolitan Authority)
National Grid Reference:
SJ 82906 99418

Details

This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 21/06/2012

SJ89NW 949-1/4/64 18/01/80

SALFORD GREAT CLOWES STREET (East side) Former Victoria Theatre

(Formerly Listed as: GREAT CLOWES STREET Victoria Bingo and Social Club)

II

Former theatre, now bingo hall and social club with shops in lower storey. 1899. By Bertie Crew. Red terracotta and red brick above stuccoed ground floor. Hipped Welsh slate roof. 5 bays defined by 2-storeyed Ionic pilasters, with 2 windows to each bay. Windows in right-hand side replaced, blocked and rendered over in the left hand. Remaining 6 windows divided into 8 square panes, the top 2 leaded. Ground floor much altered, but original flattened-arches remain between pilasters. Entrance has gabled canopy carried on cast-iron columns. INTERIOR: a large proscenium arch to stage now used for bingo. 2-tiered, raked and curved balconies with original seating including 2 levels of boxes. Carved wood and elaborate gilded plasterwork with Corinthian columns and moulded figures to boxes, applied balustrading, winged cherubs and festoons in panels. Ceiling with moulded plasterwork including musical instruments.



Listing NGR: SJ8290699418

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
471561
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: 05 Oct 1999
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