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Wavertree Town Hall, Liverpool

Description: Wavertree Town Hall

Grade: II
Date Listed: 14 March 1975
English Heritage Building ID: 214265

OS Grid Reference: SJ3907989482
OS Grid Coordinates: 339079, 389482
Latitude/Longitude: 53.3986, -2.9177

Location: 89 High Street, Liverpool L15 8HF

Locality: Liverpool
County: Liverpool
Country: England
Postcode: L15 8HF

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Listing Text

(north side)

31/601 No. 89
(Wavertree Town Hall)

Town Hall, now public house. Dated 1872. J.E.Reeve. Stone. 2
storeys, 5 bays. Ground floor has channelled rustication,
sill band and cornice; rusticated pilaster strips, 1st floor
has sill course and Corinthian pilastrade with paired
pilasters on plinths and balustrade. Windows have
architraves, those to ground floor have triple keys with
carved fruit, those to 1st floor have panelled aprons,
enriched friezes and consoled cornices; all are sashed with
glazing bars. Central bay has entrance with glazed doorcase
and 10-panel door; Ionic porch with paired columns and
inscription "A.D. TOWN HALL 1872". Central 1st floor
tripartite window has consoled cornice to central light,
balustraded balcony with badge of Wavertree, and Corinthian
aedicule with paired columns and acroterion. Iron area
railings have spear heads.

Listing NGR: SJ3907989482

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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