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George's Dock Ventilation and Central Station of the Mersey Road Tunnel, Liverpool

Description: George's Dock Ventilation and Central Station of the Mersey Road Tunnel

Grade: II
Date Listed: 10 October 1980
English Heritage Building ID: 214148

OS Grid Reference: SJ3401790220
OS Grid Coordinates: 334017, 390220
Latitude/Longitude: 53.4047, -2.9939

Location: Georges Dockway, Liverpool L3 1DS

Locality: Liverpool
County: Liverpool
Country: England
Postcode: L3 1DS

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Listing Text

SJ 3390 L2

52/500 George's Dock
27/500 Ventilation and
Central Station
of the Mersey
10.10.80 Road Tunnel


Ventilation Station and offices. 1925-34. Sir Basil Mott
and J. A. Brodie with Herbert J. Rowse as architect. Built
as part of the Mersey Road Tunnel. Portland stone.
storeys. Rusticated ground floor. Windows to north and
south in tall recesses flanked by relief sculptures. West
facade has windows to end bays,and entrances, centre block
has entrance flanked by niches containing bronze figures,
term over.East facade has 3 empty niches, paved areas to
north and south have retaining walls, rails and lamp
standards, 2 square piers to north have rusticated bases and
banded caps.

Listing NGR: SJ3400390228

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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