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Astley House Also known as Gratrix Building

 

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  • Originally named the Gratrix Building after it's developer, Samuel Gratrix, the building was originally constructed with a ground floor, four warehouse floors, and seven floors of offices above it.
  • The original site was destroyed by the fire resulting from German bombing in 1940.

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Architect
Leach Rhodes Walker
Concrete Frame Contractor
Matthews & Mumby

Reference Data

Reference No.
7295
First Uploaded
23-06-2015
Last Editorial Date
23-06-2015
 

Building Location

Address
23 Quay Street, Manchester. M3 4AS
Council
Manchester City Council
County
Greater Manchester
Region
North West
Country
United Kingdom

Building Specification

Status
Complete
Proposal date
1956
Construction start date
1957
Completion date
1959
Renovation Date
2010

Roof Height (AGL)
42.00 *

Total Floors (O.G)
12

Market Data

Primary Use
Office


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