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© Mr Brian Lomas

IoE Number: 387864
Location: BRIDGEWATER BUILDINGS, 17 AND 18 ALBERT SQUARE
  MANCHESTER, MANCHESTER, GREATER MANCHESTER
Photographer: Mr Brian Lomas
Date Photographed: 06 April 2006
Date listed: 03 October 1974
Date of last amendment: 03 October 1974
Grade II

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MANCHESTERSJ8398SEALBERT SQUARE698-1/27/3(South side)

MANCHESTER SJ8398SE ALBERT SQUARE 698-1/27/3 (South side) 03/10/74 Nos.17 AND 18 Carlton House GV II Formerly known as: Nos.17 AND 18 Bridgewater Buildings ALBERT SQUARE. Club and offices. 1872, by Clegg and Knowles. Sandstone ashlar, slate roof. Rectangular plan. Free Venetian Gothic style. Basement and 4 storeys plus attic, 4 unequal bays, with 3-storey canted oriels in the outer bays, a bracketed cornice and gabled attic dormers over the oriels. Two-centred arched doorway in 3rd bay, with trefoil intrados, shafts and imposts with knobbly foliation; sashed windows throughout, grouped 3:3:2:3, variously segmental-pointed, shouldered, trefoiled and square-headed, and with various forms of enrichment, including shafts with foliated caps and carved panelled aprons. Interior not inspected. History: formerly offices of Bridgewater Canal Company, and premises of Manchester Arts Club.

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