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© Mr Patrick Norris

IoE Number: 387862
Location: ABBEY NATIONAL BUILDING, JOHN DALTON STREET
  MANCHESTER, MANCHESTER, GREATER MANCHESTER
Photographer: Mr Patrick Norris
Date Photographed: 17 November 2002
Date listed: 03 October 1974
Date of last amendment: 03 October 1974
Grade II

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MANCHESTERSJ8398SEALBERT SQUARE698-1/27/1(West side)

MANCHESTER SJ8398SE ALBERT SQUARE 698-1/27/1 (West side) 03/10/74 No.1 Abbey National Building GV II Bank or office. c.1900, by Percy Worthington. Portland stone (roof concealed). Narrow, slightly tapered plan on end of block site, with narrow semicircular front. Classical style. Four storeys; 3-window convex semicircular facade with ground floor treated as a rustic and containing a chamfered round-headed doorway with keystone; giant Corinthian pilasters to the upper floors framing 3 curved bays with 12-pane sashed windows, those at 1st floor with moulded architraves and cornices, and all with wrought-iron balconies; entablature, plain frieze, dentilled cornice with modillions; high parapet with balustrades. Five-bay north side wall (to John Dalton Street) with round-headed windows at ground floor, windows at 1st floor with moulded architraves, the 3 in the centre with pediments and the others with cornices. Interior not inspected.

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