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Latitude: 53.4101 / 53°24'36"N
Longitude: -2.9797 / 2°58'46"W
OS Eastings: 334973
OS Northings: 390811
OS Grid: SJ349908
Mapcode National: GBR 75M.FK
Mapcode Global: WH877.6KC3
Entry Name: Walker Art Gallery
Listing Date: 28 June 1952
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1063782
English Heritage Legacy ID: 359741
Location: Liverpool, L3
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
SJ 3490 NE WILLIAM BROWN STREET
44/1358 Walker Art Gallery
Art Gallery. 1874-7. H. H. Vale. Stone, 2 storeys and 13
bays. Rusticated ground floor with Greek key band, windows
with balustraded aprons and sashes without glazing bars.
End bays break forward with flanking flat Corinthian
pilasters. Centre 5 bays project with giant hexastyle
Corinthian portico behind which 3 bays are recessed with 3
entrances, centre one with architrave and entablature, with
brackets and windows above. 1st floor has no windows,
fielded panels in end bays and entablature, with brackets
and windows above. 1st floor has no windows, fielded panels
in end bays and long relief friezes. Entablature and
balustrade, central raised block with seated statue of
Liverpool. Steps to portico flanked by statues of Raphael
and Michelangelo by Warrington Wood and balustraded wall.
Listing NGR: SJ3497390811
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