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Public Baths, Bootle

Description: Public Baths

Grade: II
Date Listed: 17 January 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 216411

OS Grid Reference: SJ3411294725
OS Grid Coordinates: 334112, 394725
Latitude/Longitude: 53.4452, -2.9935

Location: 76 A5058, Southport, Sefton L20 7AE

Locality: Bootle
County: Sefton
Country: England
Postcode: L20 7AE

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Listing Text

SJ 39 SW
(north side)
11/12 Public Baths
Public Baths. 1888. By G. Heaton. Rock faced stone with
ashlar dressings, hipped slate roof. 2 storeys, 5 bays
with one-storey 2-bay wings. To rear 2 large gabled wings,
one gable, to left, rebuilt. Cornice over ground floor, top
cornice and parapet with ball finials. Flat pilasters.
Windows have flanking pilasters and transoms. End bay 2-
light windows and central canted bay with 1:2:1-light
windows. Round-headed entrances. flank central bay. Parapet
has central panel and end panes with pediments and flanking
scrolls, the central one inscribed "PUBLIC/BATHS" the
flanking ones with the arms of Lancaster and Bootle.
Flanking bays with 2-light windows. Gable to right is
Dutch, with ball finials, elliptical-headed window and
flanking niches. Gable to left is C20. Rear stack with
machicolations to top. Included for group value.

Listing NGR: SJ3411294725

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Source: English Heritage

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