GEORGE'S DOCK VENTILATION AND CENTRAL CONTROL STATION OF THE MERSEY ROAD TUNNEL

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1187177
Date first listed:
10-Oct-1980
Statutory Address:
GEORGE'S DOCK VENTILATION AND CENTRAL CONTROL STATION OF THE MERSEY ROAD TUNNEL, GEORGE'S DOCK WAY

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Location

Statutory Address:
GEORGE'S DOCK VENTILATION AND CENTRAL CONTROL STATION OF THE MERSEY ROAD TUNNEL, GEORGE'S DOCK WAY

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

District:
Liverpool (Metropolitan Authority)
National Grid Reference:
SJ 34017 90220

Details

SJ 3490 SW SJ 3390 52/500 27/500

GEORGE'S DOCK WAY, L2 George's Dock Ventilation and Central Control Station of the Mersey Road Tunnel

(Formerly listed as George's Dock Ventilation and Central Station of the Mersey Road Tunnel)

10.10.80

G.V. II

Ventilation Station and offices. 1925-34. Sir Basil Mott and J. A. Brodie with Herbert J. Rowse as architect. Built as part of the Mersey Road Tunnel. Portland stone. storeys. Rusticated ground floor. Windows to north and south in tall recesses flanked by relief sculptures. West facade has windows to end bays,and entrances, centre block has entrance flanked by niches containing bronze figures, term over.East facade has 3 empty niches, paved areas to north and south have retaining walls, rails and lamp standards, 2 square piers to north have rusticated bases and banded caps.

Listing NGR: SJ3400390228

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
214148
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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