105, DUKE STREET

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1356349
Date first listed:
14-Mar-1975
Statutory Address:
105, DUKE STREET

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Location

Statutory Address:
105, DUKE STREET

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

District:
Liverpool (Metropolitan Authority)
Parish:
Non Civil Parish
National Grid Reference:
SJ3488989870

Details

SJ 3489 30/396 14.3.75

DUKE STREET (north side) L1 No. 105

II

Originally the Union Newsroom, then from 1852-60 Liverpool's first public library, now offices,1800. John Foster the Elder. Ashlar, 2 storeys, and basement, 5 bays to Duke Street, 3 bays to Slater Street. Ground floor has 4 round-headed windows, left hand bay occupied by later porch, part of westward extension not included in this item. Cornice, stringcourse. 5 fixed windows upon sill band, and 5 panels above. Cornice and parapet. Slater Street facade has centre pediment, a Venetian window to 1st floor with Ionic columns, and 3 round-headed windows to ground floor. Originally the Union Newsroom, Liverpool's 1st public Library.

Listing NGR: SJ3488989870

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
214034
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: 30 Jun 2001
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