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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: METHODIST CENTRAL HALL

List entry Number: 1072941

Location

2, 4 AND 6, UPPER NEWINGTON
35-43, RENSHAW STREET
METHODIST CENTRAL HALL, RENSHAW 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: 19-Jun-1985

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 359308

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History

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Details

SJ 3590 SW RENSHAW STREET L1

54/961 35 to 43 (odd) and Methodist Central Hall - G.V. II

Includes Nos 2 to 6 Upper Newington. Chapel, shops and offices. 1904-5. Bradshaw Gass. Red brick and yellow terracotta, slate roof. 3 storeys with attic, 10 bays, canted corner bay and 6-bay return. Ground floor has segmental arched openings with Art Nouveau capitals, cornice over shop front. Above this 2nd, 3rd, 8th and 9th bays project, 2 are canted, 2 bowed; these have terracotta facings. All windows are mullioned, some with transoms and small paned casements, 2nd floor windows are segmental headed (except for projecting bays). Terracotta foliage in centre and flanking segmental bays. Top cornice, 2nd and 9th bays have lunettes behind Ionic colonnade and short spire over. End bay has 3 windows surmounted by shallow dome on drum with canted angles. 3rd and 8th bays have small domes, 2 flat topped dormers between. Tall brick stacks. Corner with polygonal turrets ending cupolas flank a 2-storey oriel with mullioned and transomed windows, more over large lunette. Gable and domer with flanking turrets. Interior: main hall, coffered saucer dome. Horseshoe gallery on columns has arcade with fan spandrels. Organ recess with segmental arch. Elaborate pilaster work with Art nouveau detail.

Listing NGR: SJ3516190137

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National Grid Reference: SJ 35161 90137

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