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Liverpool and London and Globe Building, Liverpool

Description: Liverpool and London and Globe Building

Grade: II
Date Listed: 28 June 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 213983

OS Grid Reference: SJ3421190521
OS Grid Coordinates: 334211, 390521
Latitude/Longitude: 53.4074, -2.9911

Location: High Street, Liverpool L2 4TH

Locality: Liverpool
County: Liverpool
Country: England
Postcode: L2 4TH

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Listing Text

(North Side)

48/348 No. 1
(Liverpool and London
and Globe Building)
(formerly listed as
London, Liverpool
28.6.52 and Globe Building).


Office building. 1855-57. C. R. and F. P. Cockerell.
Attic storey added 1920's. Ashlar, rusticated quoins, slate
roof. 3 storeys, with basement and attics, 7 bays. 15 bay
returns to High Street and Exchange Street East. Pedimented
centre doorway with red granite Doric columns, all set in
coved round arch with cornice and swags. Ground floor has
segmental arched windows, 2nd floor recessed behind
Corinthian colonnade: round-headed windows with iron
balconies, the end ones with pediments on brackets. Flat
bands between storeys. Small rectangular attic windows over
cornice above 2nd floor, and main cornice above with
modillions. Mansard roof and dormers with segmental
pediments; corner stacks with cornices. Similar facades on
east and west.

Listing NGR: SJ3421190521

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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