CUNARD BUILDING

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II*
List Entry Number:
1052283
Date first listed:
12-Jul-1966
Date of most recent amendment:
19-Jun-1985
Statutory Address:
CUNARD BUILDING, GEORGES PIER HEAD

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Location

Statutory Address:
CUNARD BUILDING, GEORGES PIER HEAD

The building or site itself may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

District:
Liverpool (Metropolitan Authority)
National Grid Reference:
SJ 33923 90273

Details

SJ 3390 GEORGES PIER HEAD L3 27/502 Cunard Building 12.7.66 (formerly listed under Pier Head) G.V. II*

Office building. 1913-16. Willink and Thicknesse. Portland stone and 6 storeys. 9 bays, 17-bay returns. Ground floor and end bays with rustication. Ground floor battered with round-headed windows the centre bay projecting for the entrance, with carved animals as finials. 2nd floor windows have stone balustraded balconies. 3rd floor windows have cornices on brackets. Frieze above 4th floor. Top floor enriched with shields and drapery between windows, moulded frieze on modillions. Plain top parapet. Other facades similarly treated. 2 simple bronze lamp holders at entrances.

Listing NGR: SJ3392390273

Legacy

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Legacy System number:
214150
Legacy System:
LBS

Legal

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

End of official listing

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