Elizabeth Gaskell's House, 84 Plymouth Grove

Elizabeth Gaskell's House, 84 Plymouth Grove, Manchester, Greater Manchester M13 9LW View on map

Grade II* detached regency style villa. The writer Elizabeth Gaskell (1810-65) lived in this house from 1850, and it is here that all but the first of her books were written. The exterior and interior restoration was completed in October 2014, and further work to the coach house has now been completed.


  • Grant Recipient

    Manchester Historic Buildings Trust
  • Contact for access

    Mr Francis Galvin

Opening Arrangements

⚠️ Coronavirus: We do not expect any grant-aided properties to be open at the current time.