List entry

List entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: CUNARD BUILDING

List entry Number: 1052283

Location

CUNARD BUILDING, GEORGES PIER HEAD

The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County District District Type Parish
LiverpoolMetropolitan Authority

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 12-Jul-1966

Date of most recent amendment: 19-Jun-1985

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 214150

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List entry Description

Summary of Building

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Reasons for Designation

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History

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Details

SJ 3390 GEORGES PIER HEAD L3 27/502 Cunard Building 12.7.66 (formerly listed under Pier Head) G.V. II*

Office building. 1913-16. Willink and Thicknesse. Portland stone and 6 storeys. 9 bays, 17-bay returns. Ground floor and end bays with rustication. Ground floor battered with round-headed windows the centre bay projecting for the entrance, with carved animals as finials. 2nd floor windows have stone balustraded balconies. 3rd floor windows have cornices on brackets. Frieze above 4th floor. Top floor enriched with shields and drapery between windows, moulded frieze on modillions. Plain top parapet. Other facades similarly treated. 2 simple bronze lamp holders at entrances.

Listing NGR: SJ3392390273

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National Grid Reference: SJ 33923 90273

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