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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: MASON'S BUILDINGS

List entry Number: 1206704

Location

MASON'S BUILDINGS, 28, EXCHANGE STREET EAST

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.

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 214086

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List entry Description

Summary of Building

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History

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Details

SJ 3490 NW EXCHANGE STREET EAST L2

48/442 No 28 (Mason's - Buildings) G.V. II

Office Building. 1870's. Stone with basement. 4 storeys with basement and attic, 4 bays. Basement rusticated, C20 shop door and window. Ground floor Doric colonnade with red granite columns,bases obscured by shop sign, round-headed windows with carved cherubs, and foliage. Frieze and cornice projecting over columns,lst floor segmental-headed windows with architraves and keystones. Frieze with lions masks and swags and cornice. 2nd floor Corinthian pilastrade with panelled pilasters. Windows with tympana above carved with reclining figures representing the seasons. Cornice over. 3rd floor windows have rounded upper corners; 1:3:1: Bracketed cornice with swags. Shaped gable with Diocletian window and scrolled side panels. Lettering reads "MASON'S BUILDINGS", crest above. Rear facade plainer but carefully detailed.

Listing NGR: SJ3421190585

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National Grid Reference: SJ 34211 90585

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