WATER TOWER AND NORTH BUILDING OF WATER WORKS

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1070630
Date first listed:
12-Jul-1966
Date of most recent amendment:
19-Jun-1985
Statutory Address:
WATER TOWER AND NORTH BUILDING OF WATER WORKS, MARGARET STREET

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Location

Statutory Address:
WATER TOWER AND NORTH BUILDING OF WATER WORKS, MARGARET STREET

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

District:
Liverpool (Metropolitan Authority)
National Grid Reference:
SJ 36087 91846

Details

SJ 3691 MARGARET STREET L6

24/733 Water tower and north building of water works (formerly listed under Aubrey St. 12.7.66. with south building)

G.V. II

Water tower and water works building. 1857. T. Duncan. Snecked stone. Water tower of 3 stages. Lower stage is rusticated with round-arched arcade, 12 arches, flat band over. 2nd stage has round arched arcade with impost band and keystone; top bracketed cornice. 3rd stage is recessed; iron water tank with iron supporting brackets. Central decagonal stone column and 2 concentric arcades with stone column and brick arches in both directions. Adjoining square tower to south has quoins, bracketed cornice and antefixae. 2 stages of round-headed lights with louvres. Adjoining block to south of 2 storeys and 4 bays. Ground floor has round-headed reveals. Top cornice and high parapet with blind arcade, Steps to left return to round- headed 1st floor entrance. Adjoining 1st bay block with window of 3 round-headed lights under gable.

Listing NGR: SJ3608791846

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
359070
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: 10 Sep 2006
Reference: IOE01/15581/19
Rights: Copyright IoE Mr Ronald May. Source Historic England Archive
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