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South Catacomb

A Grade II Listed Building in Anfield, Liverpool

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Latitude: 53.4383 / 53°26'17"N

Longitude: -2.9563 / 2°57'22"W

OS Eastings: 336569

OS Northings: 393925

OS Grid: SJ365939

Mapcode National: GBR 7B9.HG

Mapcode Global: WH871.KVG0

Entry Name: South Catacomb

Listing Date: 14 March 1975

Last Amended: 19 June 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1068391

English Heritage Legacy ID: 213681

Location: Liverpool, L4

County: Liverpool

Electoral Ward/Division: Anfield

Built-Up Area: Liverpool

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Merseyside

Church of England Parish: Anfield St Columba

Church of England Diocese: Liverpool

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Listing Text


4/88 South Catacomb
(formerly listed
with North Catacomb)

Catacomb. c.1863. Lucy and Littler. Stone with slate
roof. 9 bays. Weathered buttresses and corbelled parapet
with gargoyles. Bays have 3 trefoil-headed panels, some
inscribed with names. Central through passage has segmental
arches on wall piers with angel corbels. End bay entrances
on north side have pointed arches, the mouldings dying into
the wall and flush gables projecting through the parapet,
with crockets and fleurons. Returns have round apses with 3
lancets with iron grilles. Roof has skylights, most boarded
(1984). Interior: has 2 chambers with iron gates.
Quatrefoil piers support diaphragm arches and segmental
pointed arches to side recesses.

Listing NGR: SJ3656993925

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