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: POST OFFICE

List entry Number: 1062572

Location

POST OFFICE, 1, WALTON ROAD

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: 359692

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List entry Description

Summary of Building

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History

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Details

SJ 3593 WALTON ROAD L4

16/1309 No. 1 - (Post Office)

- II

Post Office. 1905. Brick with stone dressings, slate roof. Central 3 bays of 2 storeys with attic, flanking one-storey, 6- and 4-bay blocks. Stone base, flush bands and flush stone quoin strips. Centre has cornice to central bay and angles of flanking bays. Ground floor has Diocletian windows with rusticated voussoirs, keystones and segmental open pediments. All windows are sashed with glazing bars. 1st floor 3:1:3 round-headed windows with eared architraves and triple keystones, that to central bay has flanking engaged Ionic columns; open pediment above contains dated cartouche, parapet above. Flanking bays have coped gables with round windows with swags below and triple keystones. End bays have Diocletian windows and segmental parapets. Other bays have windows in architraves with triple keystones, some paired. Central entrance is round-headed with rusticated stone piers and voussoirs and segmental open pediment. Plaque with 'POST OFFICE' above. Entrances to 5th and 12th bays have architraves and small-paned overlights with triple keystones.

Listing NGR: SJ3519193091

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National Grid Reference: SJ 35191 93091

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