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Technical School, Warrington

Description: Technical School

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 April 1975
English Heritage Building ID: 58830

OS Grid Reference: SJ6031087984
OS Grid Coordinates: 360310, 387984
Latitude/Longitude: 53.3872, -2.5982

Location: 15 Springfield Street, Birchwood, Warrington WA1 1BL

Locality: Warrington
County: Warrington
Country: England
Postcode: WA1 1BL

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Listing Text

(South Side)
Technical School
SJ 6087 2/104

1900-02 by William and Segar Owen. Red brick, 2 high storeys. Stone centre portion
with massive entrance up steps, with hood, blocked paired columns above with large
curved pediment at top, and iron balcony to upper window. 5 windows on each floor
at each side of entrance and also in semi-basement behind area steps. Terracotta
relief panels below upper windows, with names of eminent historical scientists.
Interior hall has mosaic floor with signs of zodiac, elaborately carved doorways,
glass, moulded frieze, and iron balusters to stairs.

All the listed buildings in Palmyra Square form a group with Nos 9 to 2l (odd), the
Museum and Art Gallery Bold Street, No l0 Egypt Street, Nos 3 to 13 (odd) Springfield
Street, and Nos l3 and 15 Suez Street.

Listing NGR: SJ6031087984

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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