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List Entry Summary

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


List entry Number: 1062579



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


District: Liverpool

District Type: Metropolitan Authority


National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 14-Mar-1975

Date of most recent amendment: 19-Jun-1985

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 359715

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SJ 3490 SW WATER STREET (south side) L2

52/1332 No. 7 (General Accident) (formerly listed as National - Westminster Bank) 14.3.75. G.V. II

Includes No. 3 Fenwick Street. Bank building. 1934 (on doors). Granite. 3 storeys, 5 symmetrical bays. Ground floor rusticated with centre doorway and 4 windows, all with round arches, on polished red granite plinth. Giant flulted Doric columns in antis to 1st and 2nd floors. 1st floor has balustraded balconies to 5 rectangular windows with architraves and cornices (centre one with segmental pediment). Top floor has 5 smaller windows. Banking hall with segmental barrel vault to central aisle supported on engaged acanthus column of marble. Bronze doors with gaping lion masks. Long return of 9 bays to Fenwick Street with round-headed ground floor windows, the tympana carved with Celtic interlace.

Listing NGR: SJ3415190423

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National Grid Reference: SJ 34149 90423


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