LION TAVERN

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1363074
Date first listed:
19-Jun-1985
Statutory Address:
LION TAVERN, 67, MOORFIELDS

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Location

Statutory Address:
LION TAVERN, 67, MOORFIELDS

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

District:
Liverpool (Metropolitan Authority)
National Grid Reference:
SJ 34258 90702

Details

SJ 3490 NW MOORFIELDS

392/48/757 No.67, Lion Tavern

19.06.1985 II

Public house. Mid C19 with ground floor front remodelled and interior refitted c1905. MATERIALS: timber and glass pub front. Stucco to upper storeys. Slate roof. PLAN: Public bar in angle of street corner and surrounded by L-shaped corridor which leads into news room and drinking lobby. EXTERIOR: 3 storeys. 3-bays to each street front. Ground floor has panelled wood pilasters supporting paired consoles with cornice above. Windows have etched glass panels. First and second floors have rusticated quoins, second floor sill course and bracketed frieze, cornice and plain parapet. Windows with raised architraves with ears, segmental head over first floor windows. Second floor sash windows with glazing bars. INTERIOR: Public bar with panelled bar counter with consoles. Glazed bar back with etched glass, shelves and pedimented opening for access. Right-hand end of counter carries superstructure with pot-shelf. Tiled dado with art nouveau detailing repeated on bar side of corridor. Above timber and etched glass screen with sashes. Mosaic floor to corridor. Leading off the corridor is a news room (so-designated in its window glass) and drinking lobby with glazed dome over. Between news room and lobby is match boarded projection containing dumb waiter. Contemporary fireplaces in news room and lobby. Important example of lavishly refurbished turn-of-the-century public house which retains its plan and fittings almost entirely intact.





Listing NGR: SJ3425890702

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
359097
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: 04 Mar 2001
Reference: IOE01/02750/11
Rights: Copyright IoE Mr Frank Edge. Source Historic England Archive
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