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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: GREEK ORTHODOX CHURCH

List entry Number: 1280650

Location

GREEK ORTHODOX CHURCH, BERKLEY 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.

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 213759

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List entry Description

Summary of Building

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History

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Details

SJ 3589 SE 60/147

BERKLEY STREET, L8 Greek Orthodox Church

14.3.75

G.V. II

Church. 1865-70 by Henry Sumners. Brick and stone, symmetrical composition. 2 storeys and 5 bays. Ground floor has rusticated base, flush stone bands, string course over, top parapet with segmental arch over each bay. Ground floor paired round-headed windows have colonnetes with Byzantine capitals. 1st floor lunette window with banded arche and aprons. Outer ones Diocletian, inner ones have 2 round-headed lights. Central bay has full height architrave. Round-headed entrance has flanking columns and incised decoration on arch. Paired 5-panel doors. Entrance set in frame. Inscribed panel with Greek lettering and lunette over with 2-headed eagle displayed above. End bays have cupolas with 8-sided drums with round heads, columns at angles and sail vaults. Central cupola has octagonal drum, columns and entablature and domical vault with cross. Cross vault has lunettes and 12-sided cupola with sail vault. Rear facade to Princes Road has canted apse with windows with stilted arches and shafts. Flanking canted bays in recesses.



Listing NGR: SJ3578789166

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National Grid Reference: SJ 35787 89166

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