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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.


List entry Number: 1068391



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: 19-Jun-1985

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 213681

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4/88 South Catacomb (formerly listed with North Catacomb) 14.3.75 G.V. II

Catacomb. c.1863. Lucy and Littler. Stone with slate roof. 9 bays. Weathered buttresses and corbelled parapet with gargoyles. Bays have 3 trefoil-headed panels, some inscribed with names. Central through passage has segmental arches on wall piers with angel corbels. End bay entrances on north side have pointed arches, the mouldings dying into the wall and flush gables projecting through the parapet, with crockets and fleurons. Returns have round apses with 3 lancets with iron grilles. Roof has skylights, most boarded (1984). Interior: has 2 chambers with iron gates. Quatrefoil piers support diaphragm arches and segmental pointed arches to side recesses.

Listing NGR: SJ3656993925

Selected Sources

  1. Unpublished Title  Reference - Title: Part 28 Merseyside - Journal Title: Register of Parks and Gardens of Special Historic Interest in England

National Grid Reference: SJ 36569 93925


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