Stockport Road Wesleyan Methodist chapel in Longsight, Manchester was designed by George Woodhouse of Bolton. He had an extensive practice, designing at least thirty chapels, as well as the training college at Didsbury and Methodist Central Hall in Manchester.
It was a large church, as can be seen, seating 1280
Reference: The fourthteenth annual report of the Wesleyan Chapel Committee, 1868 frontispiece.
Returns of accommodation … 1873. London: Wesleyan Conference Office, 1875
Statistical returns … as at July 1st 1940. Manchester: Methodist Church, Department of Chapel Affairs, 1947