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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: HALIFAX HOUSE

List entry Number: 1068356

Location

HALIFAX HOUSE, BRUNSWICK 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.

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 213793

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History

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Details

SJ 3490 SW BRUNSWICK STREET L2

52/180 No: 6 (Halifax House) 14.3.75 G.V. II

Bank building. 1840s. Stone, 3 storeys, 5 bays. Centre round-arched entrance and 4 large windows under Doric pilastrade. 1st foor has 5 sash windows in Corinthian aedicules. Top floor has 5 sash windows with consoled pediments. Top panelled frieze, moulded eaves cornice. Recessed curved corners. Fenwick Street facade has 4 bays, with later additions at rear, and is altered to centre of ground floor. Plaque in right end bay commemorating building of lst head office of Liverpool Union Bank, 1835. Large banking hall probably late C19 supported on granite columns with enriched beams and coved domed skylight, entered through coffered tunnel-vaulted vestibule.

Listing NGR: SJ3417290379

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National Grid Reference: SJ 34172 90379

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