WILLIAM BROWN LIBRARY AND MUSEUM

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II*

List Entry Number: 1063781

Date first listed: 28-Jun-1952

Statutory Address: WILLIAM BROWN LIBRARY AND MUSEUM, WILLIAM BROWN STREET

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Location

Statutory Address: WILLIAM BROWN LIBRARY AND MUSEUM, WILLIAM BROWN STREET

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

District: Liverpool (Metropolitan Authority)

National Grid Reference: SJ 34876 90799

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Details

SJ 3490 NE WILLIAM BROWN STREET L1

49/1356 William Brown Library and 28.6.52 Museum

G.V. II*

Museum and Library. 1857-60. Thomas Allom, modified by John Weightman, interior and top of facade reconstructed after war damage by R. Bradbury. Stone, 1 storey with basement, 17 bays. Rusticated basement. Projecting end bays with centres recessed behind Corinthian angle pilasters. Central hexastyle Corinthian portico with 2 rows of unfluted columns. 1st floor windows have architraves and entablatures, and panelled aprons, those to end bays project and have pediments on consoles recessed panels with carved wreaths above windows which are sashed with glazing bars. Steps to portico with balustrading and 2 lion lamp standards.

Listing NGR: SJ3487690799

Legacy

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Legacy System number: 359739

Legacy System: LBS

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