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105, Duke Street, Liverpool

Description: 105, Duke Street

Grade: II
Date Listed: 14 March 1975
English Heritage Building ID: 214034

OS Grid Reference: SJ3488989882
OS Grid Coordinates: 334889, 389882
Latitude/Longitude: 53.4017, -2.9808

Location: 41 Suffolk Street, Liverpool L1 5JQ

Locality: Liverpool
County: Liverpool
Country: England
Postcode: L1 5JQ

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Listing Text

(north side)

30/396 No. 105

- II

Originally the Union Newsroom, then from 1852-60 Liverpool's first
public library, now offices,1800. John Foster the Elder.
Ashlar, 2 storeys, and basement, 5 bays to Duke Street, 3
bays to Slater Street. Ground floor has 4 round-headed
windows, left hand bay occupied by later porch, part of
westward extension not included in this item. Cornice,
stringcourse. 5 fixed windows upon sill band, and 5 panels
above. Cornice and parapet. Slater Street facade has
centre pediment, a Venetian window to 1st floor with Ionic
columns, and 3 round-headed windows to ground floor.
Originally the Union Newsroom, Liverpool's 1st public

Listing NGR: SJ3489089880

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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