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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: LIME STREET STATION

List entry Number: 1293335

Location

LIME STREET STATION, LIME STREET
LIME STREET STATION, SKELHORNE 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: 359020

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List entry Description

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History

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Details

SJ 3590 SW 54/686

LIME STREET, L1 Lime Street Station

14.3.75.

G.V. II

Railway sheds and facade.Begun 1867 by Francis Stevenson and William Baker and extended by a parallel shed to the south in 1874-9. The earlier portion has a long glass roof in a graceful curve and with a span of 219 ft, supported on double doric columns of iron. The later portion is on square piers with a span of 186 ft. Screen facing Lime Street is of stone; Tuscan pilestrade; round-arched openings with architraves and keystones. Skelhorne street entrance has Tuscan columns with dosserets and arch braces supporting cornice (possibly of 1836 by Foster).

Listing NGR: SJ3512790483

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National Grid Reference: SJ 35127 90483

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