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Union Marine Buildings, Original Part by Sir James Picton Only, Liverpool

Description: Union Marine Buildings, Original Part by Sir James Picton Only

Grade: II
Date Listed: 20 March 1974
English Heritage Building ID: 213984

OS Grid Reference: SJ3426590539
OS Grid Coordinates: 334265, 390539
Latitude/Longitude: 53.4076, -2.9903

Location: Queensway, Liverpool L2 4TH

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

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Listing Text

(north side)

48/349 No. 11 (Union Marine
Buildings, original
part by Sir James
20.3.74 Picton only)


Office building. 1868. Sir J. Picton. Ashlar with granite
Basement.6 bays, and 5 bays to Hackins Hey. Basement
rusticated. Ground floor round-headed windows with
keystones, granite panels between. Entrance in 1st bay,
round headed with keystone and round hood on brackets,
bearing arms. Granite plinth and ground floor panels. 1st
floor has 6 windows with pilastered architraves, and
dentilled cornice under shallow balustraded balconies of the
top floor round-arched windows, which have foliated capitals
to columns. Very heavy cornice on top, with cable
moulding, projecting on round-arched machicolations, round-
headed attic lights.

Listing NGR: SJ3426590539

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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