MASON'S BUILDINGS

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1206704
Date first listed:
19-Jun-1985
Statutory Address:
MASON'S BUILDINGS, 28, EXCHANGE STREET EAST

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Location

Statutory Address:
MASON'S BUILDINGS, 28, EXCHANGE STREET EAST

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

District:
Liverpool (Metropolitan Authority)
National Grid Reference:
SJ 34211 90585

Details

SJ 3490 NW EXCHANGE STREET EAST L2

48/442 No 28 (Mason's - Buildings) G.V. II

Office Building. 1870's. Stone with basement. 4 storeys with basement and attic, 4 bays. Basement rusticated, C20 shop door and window. Ground floor Doric colonnade with red granite columns,bases obscured by shop sign, round-headed windows with carved cherubs, and foliage. Frieze and cornice projecting over columns,lst floor segmental-headed windows with architraves and keystones. Frieze with lions masks and swags and cornice. 2nd floor Corinthian pilastrade with panelled pilasters. Windows with tympana above carved with reclining figures representing the seasons. Cornice over. 3rd floor windows have rounded upper corners; 1:3:1: Bracketed cornice with swags. Shaped gable with Diocletian window and scrolled side panels. Lettering reads "MASON'S BUILDINGS", crest above. Rear facade plainer but carefully detailed.

Listing NGR: SJ3421190585

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
214086
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: 07 Mar 2004
Reference: IOE01/11894/21
Rights: Copyright IoE Mr David Cross. Source Historic England Archive
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