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Latitude: 53.4066 / 53°24'23"N
Longitude: -2.9908 / 2°59'26"W
OS Eastings: 334228
OS Northings: 390438
OS Grid: SJ342904
Mapcode National: GBR 73N.1S
Mapcode Global: WH877.1M2R
Entry Name: Queen Insurance Building
Listing Date: 15 May 1974
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1356308
English Heritage Legacy ID: 213835
Location: Liverpool, L2
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 CASTLE STREET
52/215 No. 13 (Queen
Office block. 1880's. Brick, dressed stone, with granite
ground floor and slate roof. 4 storeys and small dormers.
5 bays wide. Ground floor has 3 wide 4-centred arches with
keystones. Right arch filled with modern shop, left and
centre arches are arcade entrance with decorated iron
tympana to Queen Avenue (q.v.). 1st floor has cross windows
divided by Corinthian pilasters; low relief frieze above.
2nd floor has similar windows but with shallow cusping in
heads, and Ionic half-columns between; plain frieze and
cornice above. Top floor has depressed frieze, and a larger
dentilled cornice on top. Dormers on mansard roof.
Listing NGR: SJ4184786818
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