60 And 62 Castle Street
- 14 Jan 2001
- 60 And 62 Castle Street, Liverpool, Merseyside, L2 7LQ
- Photograph (Digital)
This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.
SJ 3490 SW CASTLE STREET (west side) L2
52/232 Nos 60 and 62 14.3.75 G.V. II
Bank building. 1868. Lucy and Littler. 3 storeys, mezzanine and attic, 7 bays to Castle Street, 6 bays to Derby Square. Stone. 1st 5 bays symmetrical about the elaborate entrance bay with pilasters carved with swags. On 1st floor a balustraded balcony project over entrance, the 1st floor window emphasised by carved round arch. 2nd floor has 2 round-arched main windows with iron balcony and carved reclining figures in spandrels. Plinth. Entablature and balustrade above the mezzanine floor. Futher balustrades above the 1st floor and deep consoled cornice over the attic windows. Ground floor and mezzanine windows flat-headed in architraves, those above round-headed with moulded imposts.
The 2 right hand bays are similar and over all is a balustrade with panelled chimneys. The details to Derby Square are similar but the end bays are emphasised.
Listing NGR: SJ3425190310
© Mr Brendan Oxlade. Source: Historic England Archive
This photograph was taken for the Images of England project
Photographer: Oxlade, Brendan
Rights Holder: Oxlade, Brendan
Stone, Victorian Bank (Financial), Commercial