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8-12, Dale Street, Liverpool

Description: 8-12, Dale Street

Grade: II
Date Listed: 15 May 1974
English Heritage Building ID: 213991

OS Grid Reference: SJ3427590495
OS Grid Coordinates: 334275, 390495
Latitude/Longitude: 53.4072, -2.9901

Location: Queensway Entrance, Liverpool L2 4TH

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

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Listing Text

(south side)
52/355 Nos. 8 to 12
15.5.74 (even)


Office building. 1839. Samuel Rowland, for the Royal Bank.
Stone.3 storeys, 9 bays, 1st, 3rd to 7th, and 9th break
forward. Ground floor rusticated with C20 shop fronts.
Entrances to Sweeting Street and Queen Avenue with iron
tympana, that to left contemporary, lettering reads
"SWEETING STREET"; that to right, 1880's with lettering
reading "QUEEN INSURANCE BUILDINGS". 1st, 2nd, 8th and 9th
bays have tripartite windows with pilasters and entablaters
to 1st and 2nd floors. Attached giant Corinthian portico to
central 5 bays, with wreathed frieze. Outer bays have
similar pilasters. Top balustraded parapet, and royal arms
in centre.

Listing NGR: SJ3427590495

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Source: English Heritage

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