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General Accident

A Grade II Listed Building in Central, Liverpool

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Latitude: 53.4065 / 53°24'23"N

Longitude: -2.992 / 2°59'31"W

OS Eastings: 334149

OS Northings: 390423

OS Grid: SJ341904

Mapcode National: GBR 72N.SV

Mapcode Global: WH877.0MJW

Entry Name: General Accident

Listing Date: 14 March 1975

Last Amended: 19 June 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1062579

English Heritage Legacy ID: 359715

Location: Liverpool, L2

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

(south side)

52/1332 No. 7
(formerly listed
as National
- Westminster Bank)

Includes No. 3 Fenwick Street. Bank building. 1934 (on
doors). Granite. 3 storeys, 5 symmetrical bays. Ground
floor rusticated with centre doorway and 4 windows, all with
round arches, on polished red granite plinth. Giant flulted
Doric columns in antis to 1st and 2nd floors. 1st floor has
balustraded balconies to 5 rectangular windows with
architraves and cornices (centre one with segmental
pediment). Top floor has 5 smaller windows. Banking hall
with segmental barrel vault to central aisle supported on
engaged acanthus column of marble. Bronze doors with gaping
lion masks. Long return of 9 bays to Fenwick Street with
round-headed ground floor windows, the tympana carved with
Celtic interlace.

Listing NGR: SJ3415190423

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