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Technical School

A Grade II Listed Building in Bewsey and Whitecross, Warrington

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Latitude: 53.3872 / 53°23'13"N

Longitude: -2.5982 / 2°35'53"W

OS Eastings: 360310

OS Northings: 387984

OS Grid: SJ603879

Mapcode National: GBR BY98.9H

Mapcode Global: WH98R.2414

Entry Name: Technical School

Listing Date: 4 April 1975

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1329722

English Heritage Legacy ID: 58830

Location: Warrington, WA1

County: Warrington

Electoral Ward/Division: Bewsey and Whitecross

Built-Up Area: Warrington

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cheshire

Church of England Parish: Warrington Holy Trinity

Church of England Diocese: Liverpool

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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

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