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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: ABBEY BUILDINGS

List entry Number: 1062565

Location

ABBEY BUILDINGS, 73-79, VICTORIA STREET

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: 19-Jun-1985

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 359685

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List entry Description

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History

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Details

SJ 3490 NE VICTORIA STREET (north side) L1

49/1303 Nos. 73 to 79 (odd) - (Abbey Buildings)

G.V. II

Office building and warehouse. 1885 (dated). Red brick with stone dressings and slate roof. 4 storeys with attic and 5 bays. Ground floor has centre pointed arched entrance with label mould and carved spandrels, flanked by inserted C20 shop fronts. 1st floor has central oriel with moulded base and plaque inscribed "ABBEY BUILDINGS". All windows of 3 lights with mullions and transomed with sill courses, label moulds and fixed glazing, leaded lights to oriel; 3rd floor windows have no transoms. Centre stepped gable with stone lozenge panel. Flanking gables with small; windows with label moulds and stone coping. Each gable has a stone heraldic beast holding a shield, the outer ones bearing the date. Rear warehouse facade of 6 bays with 2 gables and 2 loading bays. Listed for group value only.

Listing NGR: SJ3468490649

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National Grid Reference: SJ 34684 90649

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