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Mason's Buildings, Liverpool

Description: Mason's Buildings

Grade: II
Date Listed: 19 June 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 214086

OS Grid Reference: SJ3421190585
OS Grid Coordinates: 334211, 390585
Latitude/Longitude: 53.4080, -2.9911

Location: Exchange St E, Liverpool L2 2JU

Locality: Liverpool
County: Liverpool
Country: England
Postcode: L2 2JU

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Listing Text


48/442 No 28
- Buildings)


Office Building. 1870's. Stone with basement. 4 storeys
with basement and attic, 4 bays. Basement rusticated, C20
shop door and window. Ground floor Doric colonnade with red
granite columns,bases obscured by shop sign, round-headed
windows with carved cherubs, and foliage. Frieze and
cornice projecting over columns,lst floor segmental-headed
windows with architraves and keystones. Frieze with lions
masks and swags and cornice. 2nd floor Corinthian pilastrade
with panelled pilasters. Windows with tympana above carved
with reclining figures representing the seasons. Cornice
over. 3rd floor windows have rounded upper corners; 1:3:1:
Bracketed cornice with swags. Shaped gable with Diocletian
window and scrolled side panels. Lettering reads "MASON'S
BUILDINGS", crest above. Rear facade plainer but carefully

Listing NGR: SJ3421190585

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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