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IoE Number: 388292
Location: DETACHED BLOCK OF SCHOOLROOM APPROXIMATELY 20 METRES SOUTH OF CHETHAM'S HOSPITAL, LONG MILLGATE (west side)
  MANCHESTER, MANCHESTER, GREATER MANCHESTER
Photographer: Mr Brian Lomas
Date Photographed: 04 May 2006
Date listed: 03 October 1974
Date of last amendment: 06 June 1994
Grade II

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MANCHESTER SJ8398NE LONG MILLGATE 698-1/26/226 (West side) 03/10/74 Detached block of Schoolroom approx. 20m south of Chetham's Hospital (Formerly Listed as: FENNEL STREET Detached block of Schoolroom) GV II Schoolroom, now part laundry and part schoolroom. 1878, by Alfred Waterhouse; altered. Coursed squared sandstone, slate roof. Rectangular plan on north-south axis, plus smaller parallel range to rear projecting at north end. Perpendicular style. Single storey (altered internally by insertion of upper floor), 6 bays, with buttresses and sill-band carried round; gabled porch to 1st bay with moulded Tudor-arched doorway and panelled double doors up 5 steps; extruded chimney stack to 2nd bay tapered to tall octagonal chimney; transomed 3-light windows to the other bays with cusped lights; moulded corbels and cornice. Large transomed 4-light window in each gable wall, with Perpendicular tracery and hoodmould, and small 2-light windows above these; coped gables with crocket finials. Rear wing has two 3-light windows in gable wall and porch in angle. Interior: upper floor inserted at transom level; brattished wallplates, arch-braced kingpost roof with windbraces.

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