QUEEN INSURANCE BUILDING

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1356308

Date first listed: 15-May-1974

Statutory Address: QUEEN INSURANCE BUILDING, 13, CASTLE STREET

Map

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Location

Statutory Address: QUEEN INSURANCE BUILDING, 13, CASTLE STREET

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

District: Liverpool (Metropolitan Authority)

National Grid Reference: SJ 34228 90438

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History

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Details

SJ 3490 CASTLE STREET (east side) L2

52/215 No. 13 (Queen 15.5.74 Insurance Building)

G.V. II

Office block. 1880's. Brick, dressed stone, with granite ground floor and slate roof. 4 storeys and small dormers. 5 bays wide. Ground floor has 3 wide 4-centred arches with keystones. Right arch filled with modern shop, left and centre arches are arcade entrance with decorated iron tympana to Queen Avenue (q.v.). 1st floor has cross windows divided by Corinthian pilasters; low relief frieze above. 2nd floor has similar windows but with shallow cusping in heads, and Ionic half-columns between; plain frieze and cornice above. Top floor has depressed frieze, and a larger dentilled cornice on top. Dormers on mansard roof.

Listing NGR: SJ4184786818

Legacy

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Legacy System number: 213835

Legacy System: LBS

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