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Entrance Gateway and Pavilions, Liverpool

Description: Entrance Gateway and Pavilions

Grade: II
Date Listed: 14 March 1975
English Heritage Building ID: 214248

OS Grid Reference: SJ3684596488
OS Grid Coordinates: 336845, 396488
Latitude/Longitude: 53.4613, -2.9527

Location: Spice Street, Liverpool L9 9AF

Locality: Liverpool
County: Liverpool
Country: England
Postcode: L9 9AF

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Listing Text


13/584 Entrance Gate-
way and pavilions
(formerly listed
as Hartley's
Jam Factory
(oldest part only)
14.3.75 with entrance


Entrance gateway and pavilions, dated 1886. Brick and stone.
Round-headed entrance of rusticated stone has coved surround
and foliated keystone flanked by roundels. Lombard frieze
and cornice above with stone plaque inscribed:
"W.P.HARTLEY'; segmental pediment over has date. Flanking
round turrets have battered bases, slits, Lombard frieze and
cornice. Flanking pavilions of 3 bays, central bays break
forward under segmental pediments. Weathered bases, pilaster
strips and corbelled parapet with coping, urns to angles.
Round-headed windows. Entrances have flanking paired
pilasters with Corinthian capitals. Round-headed windows,
that to east has diapered panel. Western building has extra
recessed bay to left with elliptical headed window. Return
of 4 bays with paired windows. Eastern building has paired
windows and projecting 2-bay brick and terracotta extension
of 1892, central buttress with date cartouche under
pediment and chimney over. Return of 5 bays, 1st 4 have
paired windows, end bay breaks forward.

Listing NGR: SJ3684596488

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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