Basic Site Details

Name: St James Buildings
City or county: Manchester
Country: England
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Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 1Calico Printers' Association OfficesYes 

Building Type Classification

The building is classified under the following categories:
 ClassificationOriginal classification?Notes
Item 1 of 1Office  

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 1Oxford StreetYes 

Events

The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 119091913Build/construction 

People

Design and Construction

The following individuals or organisations have carried out design/construction work. Where architects or practices worked together, matching letters appear beside their names in the Partnership Group column.
 NameRolePartnership GroupFromToNotes
Item 1 of 4Alexander Thomson HeathcoteArchitectA19091913As chief assistant to Fryers & Penman and Charles Clegg & Son - claims to be responsible for design, detailing and supervision
Item 2 of 4Arthur John FryersArchitectA19091913Alexander Thomson Heathcote responsible, as chief assistant
Item 3 of 4Clegg Fryers & PenmanArchitectural practiceA19091913Alexander Thomson Heathcote responsible, as chief assistant in Fryers & Penman and then Clegg Fryers & Penman
Item 4 of 4Larmont Douglas PenmanArchitectA19091913Alexander Thomson Heathcote responsible, as chief assistant

Clients

The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
 NameNotes
Item 1 of 1Calico Printers' Association 

References

Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
 Author(s)DateTitlePartPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 4Pevsner, N (ed) South Lancashire (The Buildings of England)  p295
Item 2 of 4Royal Glasgow Institute of the Fine Arts1913   123
Item 3 of 4The Modern Building Record1912The Modern Building RecordVolume 3London: Wertheimer, Lea & Cop151
Item 4 of 4Who's Who in Architecture1914    

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 1RIBA Archive, Victoria & Albert MuseumRIBA Nomination Papers Alexander Thomson Heathcote: L v14 no896; Larmont Douglas Penman: F no2681 (box 10)