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Merseyside Trade Union Community and Unemployed Resource Centre, Liverpool

Description: Merseyside Trade Union Community and Unemployed Resource Centre

Grade: II
Date Listed: 14 March 1975
English Heritage Building ID: 214243

OS Grid Reference: SJ3551689842
OS Grid Coordinates: 335516, 389842
Latitude/Longitude: 53.4014, -2.9713

Location: A5039, Liverpool L1 9AX

Locality: Liverpool
County: Liverpool
Country: England
Postcode: L1 9AX

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Listing Text


57/578 No. 24
Merseyside Trade
Union Community
and Unemployed
Resource Centre
14.3.75 (formerly listed
as Police HQ)


Community resource centre, formerly School for the Blind.
1850. A. H. Holme, with additions of 1930's. Ashlar, 2
storeys. 15 bays; projecting 5-bay centre with curving end
bays, 3rd and 11th bays also project. Moulded plinth,
entablatures over both floors and pediments to end bays and
5-bay centre. Centre has architraved windows and central
entrance. All windows are sashed with glazing bars, except
for 2 ground floor centre windows. 1st floor has pierced
balcony and consoled pediment to central window. End bays
have paired windows, 3rd and 5th bays have tripartite
windows, behind Ionic colonnettes flanked by paired flat
pilasters. Other bays have architraved windows. Extension
of 1931 to left, not included in this item. Interior has
entrance hall with paired pilasters, dentilled cornice and
coffered ceiling with rosettes. Open wall stair to rear has
iron balusters.

Listing NGR: SJ3551689842

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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