- 10 Apr 2001
- Midland Bank, 1 Castle Street, Liverpool, Merseyside, L2 4TX
- 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 (east side) L2 52/213 No 1 (Midland Bank) 14.3.75 G.V. II
Bank Building. 1880's. E. Salomons. Red brick, with stone and granite ground floor. 3 storeys and high parapet; one bay to Castle Street, canted corner bay, and 5 bays to Dale Street. Tuscan pilasters and dentilled cornice to ground floor. 1st floor to Castle Street has double window in brick architraves with Composite pilasters and swags on frieze. 2nd floor is similar but with brick pediment. Deep frieze at top with swags and wreaths, dentilled cornice, and balustraded parpaet. Canted angle has semi-circular iron balcony to first floor and tripartite window to each, forming the base to a terminal with cut brick urn and pediment. More restrained treatment to Dale Street with tall rectangular window, those to 2nd floor with cornice and roundels over. End bay recessed with windows similar to corner.
Listing NGR: SJ3423090453
© Mr Brendan Oxlade. Source: Historic England Archive
This photograph was taken for the Images of England project
Photographer: Oxlade, Brendan
Rights Holder: Oxlade, Brendan
Brick, Granite, Stone, Victorian Bank (Financial), Commercial