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Castree Bros Warehouse, Bootle

Description: Castree Bros Warehouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 17 January 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 216424

OS Grid Reference: SJ3344295279
OS Grid Coordinates: 333442, 395279
Latitude/Longitude: 53.4501, -3.0037

Location: 8 Strand Road, Southport, Sefton L20 1AH

Locality: Bootle
County: Sefton
Country: England
Postcode: L20 1AH

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Listing Text

SJ 39 NW
(north side)
9/26 Castree Bros
Foundry, now warehouse. Late C19. Common brick with red
and blue brick and stone dressings. Facade of 2 storeys and
32 bays. 1st floor sill band and top frieze and cornice has
gablets with finials. 1st 7 bays form symmetrical
composition: 3:1:3 bays with gablets to end 3 bays and panel
inscribed "HARLAND AND WOLFF LTD". End 12 bays similar:
2:3:2:3:2 with gablets over 3-bay parts and panel as above.
Central 13 bays with gables over 5 bays at each end.
Central decorative cornice with pediment over panel
inscribed "FOUNDRY". Windows are blind with segmental heads
and keystones, those to 5-bay gabled parts are stepped.
Central entrance, 2 segmental-headed cart entrances to right
and later entrances to end blocks. Right return has round-
headed recesses.

Listing NGR: SJ3344295279

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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