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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: CENTRAL BUILDINGS

List entry Number: 1070584

Location

CENTRAL BUILDINGS, 37-45, NORTH JOHN 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: 359164

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History

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Details

SJ 3490 SW NORTH JOHN STREET (east side) L2

52/823 Nos. 37 to 45 (odd) (Central Buildings) 14.3.75. G.V. II

Office building. 1870's. Stone with polished granite ground floor. 4 storeys with basement, 20 bays, 8-bay return to 8 Matthew Street and 11-bay return to Harrington Street. Ground floor has colonnade, with entablature, chamfered corners with large round-arched entrances; the columns have a bronze band one-third up, which continues across facade dividing totally glazed basement and ground floor. The 1st floor has 2:5:5:2 round-arched windows with panelled pilasters, frieze, and projecting cornice. 2nd floor has rectangular windows. Top floor has 12 round- arched windows in middle, and 4 rectangular windows at each side. Top cornice on brackets, blocking course. Facade treatment continues over 4 bays of each return, then utilitarian white glazed brick facades.

Listing NGR: SJ3440090369

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National Grid Reference: SJ 34400 90369

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