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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: MIDSHIRES BUILDING SOCIETY

List entry Number: 1068337

Location

1, WATER STREET
MIDSHIRES BUILDING SOCIETY, 2 AND 4, CASTLE 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: 14-Mar-1975

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

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 213840

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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 3490 SW CASTLE STREET (west side) L2 52/220 Nos 2 and 4 (Midshires 14.3.75 Building Society) G.V. II

Includes No 1 Water Street. Office building. 1880's. Banded stone with granite facing, red tiled roof. 4 storeys, and attic, 1 bay to Castle Street, 4 bays to Water Street. Ground floor has rectangular wooden bays with copper glazing bars. Renaissance detail with panelled pilasters to each 1st floor window, flanking balconies of wrought iron and supporting stone balconies to 2nd floor windows. 3rd floor treated as a colonnade with round headed lights to each bay and recesses in between; iron balconies. Rich top cornice, varied dormers and large panelled stacks.

Listing NGR: SJ3416390443

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National Grid Reference: SJ 34176 90447

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