LIME STREET STATION

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1293335
Date first listed:
14-Mar-1975
Statutory Address:
LIME STREET STATION, LIME STREET
Statutory Address:
LIME STREET STATION, SKELHORNE STREET

Map

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Location

Statutory Address:
LIME STREET STATION, LIME STREET
Statutory Address:
LIME STREET STATION, SKELHORNE STREET

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

District:
Liverpool (Metropolitan Authority)
National Grid Reference:
SJ 35127 90483

Details

SJ 3590 SW 54/686

LIME STREET, L1 Lime Street Station

14.3.75.

G.V. II

Railway sheds and facade.Begun 1867 by Francis Stevenson and William Baker and extended by a parallel shed to the south in 1874-9. The earlier portion has a long glass roof in a graceful curve and with a span of 219 ft, supported on double doric columns of iron. The later portion is on square piers with a span of 186 ft. Screen facing Lime Street is of stone; Tuscan pilestrade; round-arched openings with architraves and keystones. Skelhorne street entrance has Tuscan columns with dosserets and arch braces supporting cornice (possibly of 1836 by Foster).

Listing NGR: SJ3512790483

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
359020
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: 23 Oct 2001
Reference: IOE01/03972/25
Rights: Copyright IoE Mr Brendan Oxlade. Source Historic England Archive
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