Halifax House

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1068356
Date first listed:
14-Mar-1975
Statutory Address:
Halifax House, 5, Fenwick Street, Liverpool, L2 0NZ
Statutory Address:
Halifax House, 6, Brunswick Street, Liverpool

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Location

Statutory Address:
Halifax House, 5, Fenwick Street, Liverpool, L2 0NZ
Statutory Address:
Halifax House, 6, Brunswick Street, Liverpool

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

District:
Liverpool (Metropolitan Authority)
National Grid Reference:
SJ 34172 90379

Details

This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 12/11/2018

SJ 3490 SW 52/180

BRUNSWICK STREET No.6 (Halifax House)

14.3.75

GV II Bank, c1870 probably by John Cunningham, extended by GE Grayson. Stone, three storeys, five bays. Centre round-arched entrance and four large windows under Doric pilastrade. First floor has five sash windows in Corinthian aedicules. Top floor has five sash windows with consoled pediments. Top panelled frieze, moulded eaves cornice. Recessed curved corners. Fenwick Street facade has four bays, with later additions at rear, and is altered to centre of ground floor. Plaque in right end bay commemorating building of first head office of Liverpool Union Bank, 1835.

Large banking hall probably late C19 supported on granite columns with enriched beams and coved domed skylight, entered through coffered tunnel-vaulted vestibule.

Listing NGR: SJ3417290379

Legacy

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Legacy System number:
213793
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.

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