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Abbey Buildings

A Grade II Listed Building in Central, Liverpool

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Latitude: 53.4086 / 53°24'30"N

Longitude: -2.984 / 2°59'2"W

OS Eastings: 334684

OS Northings: 390649

OS Grid: SJ346906

Mapcode National: GBR 74N.J3

Mapcode Global: WH877.4L98

Entry Name: Abbey Buildings

Listing Date: 19 June 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1062565

English Heritage Legacy ID: 359685

Location: Liverpool, L1

County: Liverpool

Electoral Ward/Division: Central

Built-Up Area: Liverpool

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Merseyside

Church of England Parish: Liverpool Our Lady and St Nicholas

Church of England Diocese: Liverpool

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Listing Text

(north side)

49/1303 Nos. 73 to 79
- (Abbey Buildings)


Office building and warehouse. 1885 (dated). Red brick
with stone dressings and slate roof. 4 storeys with attic
and 5 bays. Ground floor has centre pointed arched entrance
with label mould and carved spandrels, flanked by inserted
C20 shop fronts. 1st floor has central oriel with moulded
base and plaque inscribed "ABBEY BUILDINGS". All windows
of 3 lights with mullions and transomed with sill courses,
label moulds and fixed glazing, leaded lights to oriel; 3rd
floor windows have no transoms. Centre stepped gable with
stone lozenge panel. Flanking gables with small; windows
with label moulds and stone coping. Each gable has a stone
heraldic beast holding a shield, the outer ones bearing the
date. Rear warehouse facade of 6 bays with 2 gables and 2
loading bays. Listed for group value only.

Listing NGR: SJ3468490649

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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