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Former Fire Station, Bootle

Description: Former Fire Station

Grade: II
Date Listed: 24 August 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 216425

OS Grid Reference: SJ3368195346
OS Grid Coordinates: 333681, 395346
Latitude/Longitude: 53.4507, -3.0001

Location: A5057, Southport, Sefton L20 1AH

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

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Listing Text

SJ 39 NW
(north side)
9/27 Former fire
Fire station, converted to restaurant. 1902. Brick with
stone dressings now painted. 2 stories, 9 bays with
domestic-type block to left of 2 storeys with attic and 3
bays; tower to rear. Ground floor cornice, 1st floor sill
course and top frieze, cornice and parapet. 1st floor
windows have architraves and friezes and most are sashed
with glazing bars. Ground floor has 8 large entrances with
folding doors between Doric antae; a small blocked window to
end bay. Domestic-type block has 1st bay breaking forward
under gable with top segmental pediment. Ground floor
paired segmental-headed windows, sashed with glazing bars;
entrance to right 1st floor paired windows to 1st bay have
2-light attic window; flat-topped dormer to right. 2 banded
stacks. Tower top stage has 3-light windows cornice and
parapet with segmental-headed panels.

Listing NGR: SJ3368195346

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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