Melbourne Buildings


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Listed Building
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Statutory Address:
Melbourne Buildings, 19 and 21, North John Street, Liverpool, L2 5QU


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Statutory Address:
Melbourne Buildings, 19 and 21, North John Street, Liverpool, L2 5QU

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

Liverpool (Metropolitan Authority)
National Grid Reference:
SJ 34367 90448


This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 03/10/2018

SJ 3490 SW 52/822

NORTH JOHN STREET L2 (east side) No. 19 and 21, Melbourne Buildings

(Formerly listed as No. 19 and 21 (Solicitors Law Stationery Society))


GV II Office building. 1854. Stucco. Five storeys, three bays. Ground floor has central wide depressed arch to shop window, and flanking round-arched doorways, rusticated. The first floor has round-arched rusticated window with keystones. Second floor has rectangular windows with enriched flat balconies, carved lintels and brackets to segmental open pediments. Fourth floor has oculi in moulded architraves with keystones (the centre eye decorated with laurel wreath). Segmental open pediment with keystone and finial. Incised inscription: "MELBOURNE BUILDINGS/1975/MDCCCLIV". C20 top storey cantilevered above the facade.

Listing NGR: SJ3436790448


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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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