ABBEY BUILDINGS

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1062565
Date first listed:
19-Jun-1985
Statutory Address:
ABBEY BUILDINGS, 73-79, VICTORIA STREET

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Location

Statutory Address:
ABBEY BUILDINGS, 73-79, VICTORIA STREET

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

District:
Liverpool (Metropolitan Authority)
National Grid Reference:
SJ 34684 90649

Details

SJ 3490 NE VICTORIA STREET (north side) L1

49/1303 Nos. 73 to 79 (odd) - (Abbey Buildings)

G.V. II

Office building and warehouse. 1885 (dated). Red brick with stone dressings and slate roof. 4 storeys with attic and 5 bays. Ground floor has centre pointed arched entrance with label mould and carved spandrels, flanked by inserted C20 shop fronts. 1st floor has central oriel with moulded base and plaque inscribed "ABBEY BUILDINGS". All windows of 3 lights with mullions and transomed with sill courses, label moulds and fixed glazing, leaded lights to oriel; 3rd floor windows have no transoms. Centre stepped gable with stone lozenge panel. Flanking gables with small; windows with label moulds and stone coping. Each gable has a stone heraldic beast holding a shield, the outer ones bearing the date. Rear warehouse facade of 6 bays with 2 gables and 2 loading bays. Listed for group value only.

Listing NGR: SJ3468490649

Legacy

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number:
359685
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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Date: 04 Mar 2001
Reference: IOE01/02750/06
Rights: Copyright IoE Mr Frank Edge. Source Historic England Archive
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