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Warehouses B and C, Liverpool

Description: Warehouses B and C

Grade: I
Date Listed: 28 June 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 213632

OS Grid Reference: SJ3405689591
OS Grid Coordinates: 334056, 389591
Latitude/Longitude: 53.3990, -2.9932

Location: Gower Street, Liverpool L3 4AF

Locality: Liverpool
County: Liverpool
Country: England
Postcode: L3 4AF

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Listing Text


30/41 Warehouse B & C
(formerly listed
under Canning
Place with other
28.6.52 warehouses)

G.V. I

Warehouses to south and west of dock. 1841-5. J. Hartley.
Iron frame and brick with stone dressings, iron clad roof.
5 storeys, L-plan building, 47 bays to Gower Street with 1st
4 bays recessed. 2 recesses of 9 x 6 bays; 55 bays to west
facade with 3 recesses of 9 x 5 bays. Facade to dock has
recessed ground floor with Doric colonnade of iron columns
(2 granite columns to angle) above granite rubble dock wall.
Quoins and top parapet. Segmental-headed windows. 2
entrances to Gower Street have granite gate piers. Albert
Dock is one of the earliest enclosed docks in the world and
is a complete example of the type.

Listing NGR: SJ3405689591

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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