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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: CONVENT OF MERCY

List entry Number: 1073478

Location

CONVENT OF MERCY, ST OSWALD'S 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: 26-Jun-1952

Date of most recent amendment: 19-Jun-1985

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 359432

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History

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Details

SJ 3990 ST OSWALD'S STREET L13

29/1078 Convent of Mercy (formerly listed with St Oswald's 26.6.52 Schools)

G.V. II

Convent. c.1855. Possibly by Augustus Welby Northmore Pugin. Stone with slate roof. Various ranges to north and east of courtyard, those to north of one storey, those to east of 2 storeys. Corridor runs along south side, ending in gable with segmental pointed entrance with hood mould on street. Wall runs along street between entrance and north ranges and has gate at north end. Facade to street possibly altered, 2 bays with gable has segmental-headed windows with casements and tympana; gabled bay to right has 3-light window, probably later. North facade of 6 bays, 3-light windows with small- paned iron casements between deep buttresses. East facade has 2 storeys of windows of 2 ogee-headed lights; and gable with 1st floor 2-light pointed window. Entrance in low porch at north-east angle.

Listing NGR: SJ3929890947

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National Grid Reference: SJ 39298 90947

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