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Everton Library, Liverpool

Description: Everton Library

Grade: II
Date Listed: 12 July 1966
English Heritage Building ID: 214257

OS Grid Reference: SJ3560292542
OS Grid Coordinates: 335602, 392542
Latitude/Longitude: 53.4257, -2.9706

Location: 25-27 Beacon Lane, Liverpool L5 4LJ

Locality: Liverpool
County: Liverpool
Country: England
Postcode: L5 4LJ

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Listing Text


19/593 Everton Library


Library. 1896 by Thomas Shelmerdine. Brick and stone,
tiled roof. 2 storeys, 3 bays and octagonal corner turret.
Free style. (Interior has decorative iron railings to
balconies, and circular iron stair in angle. Irregular
plan, with barrel shaped roof of glass panels over main
hall, and shallow domed lights over centre part.) 3 gables,
stone dentilled cornices and ornamented cornice bands.
Stone mullioned and transomed windows with panels of
ornament. 4 squat round columns in antis at entrance, with
carved stone panel above with date. Beacon Lane corner has
squat octagon with 4 columns, iron gates, ornamented stone
panels, upper windows, and concave sided turret short spire.
Ornamented plaque recording opening next to turret.

Listing NGR: SJ3560292542

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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