POST OFFICE

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1062572
Date first listed:
19-Jun-1985
Statutory Address:
POST OFFICE, 1, WALTON ROAD

Map

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Location

Statutory Address:
POST OFFICE, 1, WALTON ROAD

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

District:
Liverpool (Metropolitan Authority)
National Grid Reference:
SJ 35191 93091

Details

SJ 3593 WALTON ROAD L4

16/1309 No. 1 - (Post Office)

- II

Post Office. 1905. Brick with stone dressings, slate roof. Central 3 bays of 2 storeys with attic, flanking one-storey, 6- and 4-bay blocks. Stone base, flush bands and flush stone quoin strips. Centre has cornice to central bay and angles of flanking bays. Ground floor has Diocletian windows with rusticated voussoirs, keystones and segmental open pediments. All windows are sashed with glazing bars. 1st floor 3:1:3 round-headed windows with eared architraves and triple keystones, that to central bay has flanking engaged Ionic columns; open pediment above contains dated cartouche, parapet above. Flanking bays have coped gables with round windows with swags below and triple keystones. End bays have Diocletian windows and segmental parapets. Other bays have windows in architraves with triple keystones, some paired. Central entrance is round-headed with rusticated stone piers and voussoirs and segmental open pediment. Plaque with 'POST OFFICE' above. Entrances to 5th and 12th bays have architraves and small-paned overlights with triple keystones.

Listing NGR: SJ3519193091

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
359692
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: 03 Mar 2002
Reference: IOE01/06209/04
Rights: Copyright IoE Mr James A. Ray. Source Historic England Archive
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