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Cunard Building, Liverpool

Description: Cunard Building

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 12 July 1966
English Heritage Building ID: 214150

OS Grid Reference: SJ3392390273
OS Grid Coordinates: 333923, 390273
Latitude/Longitude: 53.4051, -2.9954

Location: Brunswick Street, Liverpool L3 1HN

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

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Listing Text


27/502 Cunard Building
12.7.66 (formerly listed under
Pier Head)
G.V. II*

Office building. 1913-16. Willink and Thicknesse.
Portland stone and 6 storeys. 9 bays, 17-bay returns.
Ground floor and end bays with rustication. Ground floor
battered with round-headed windows the centre bay projecting
for the entrance, with carved animals as finials. 2nd floor
windows have stone balustraded balconies. 3rd floor windows
have cornices on brackets. Frieze above 4th floor. Top
floor enriched with shields and drapery between windows,
moulded frieze on modillions. Plain top parapet. Other
facades similarly treated. 2 simple bronze lamp holders at

Listing NGR: SJ3392390273

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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