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College of Art (Now Part of Liverpool Polytechnic), Liverpool

Description: College of Art (Now Part of Liverpool Polytechnic)

Grade: II
Date Listed: 14 March 1975
English Heritage Building ID: 214313

OS Grid Reference: SJ3549789639
OS Grid Coordinates: 335497, 389639
Latitude/Longitude: 53.3996, -2.9716

Location: 70 Hope Street, Liverpool L1 9BX

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

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Listing Text

SJ 3589 NW (west side)

57/642 College of Art (now
56/642 part of Liverpool


Art School. Hope Street front 1910 by Willink and
Thicknesse. 2 storeys, 12 bays, centre rectangular porch,
rusticated, with cornice; fluted Doric columns attached to
doorway. Centre 3 bays have tripartite windows and are
sashed with glazing bars. Flanking 3-bay bows with
pilasters. 3 bays to left. Entablature and parpaet;
mansard roof with flat-topped dormers. Iron area railings.
Mount Street front and 3-bay return to Hope Street. 1882 by
Thomas Cook. 2 storeys with basement, 13 bays. 3-bay ends
and centre bays break forward. Flat pilasters and
entablatures to each floor. Ground floor round-headed
windows, swags on apron panels. 1st floor end wondows are
round-headed with flat-topped dormers. Centre pedimented
panel with date.

Listing NGR: SJ3549789639

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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