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Latitude: 53.4065 / 53°24'23"N
Longitude: -2.992 / 2°59'31"W
OS Eastings: 334149
OS Northings: 390423
OS Grid: SJ341904
Mapcode National: GBR 72N.SV
Mapcode Global: WH877.0MJW
Plus Code: 9C5VC245+J5
Entry Name: 7 Water Street and 3 Fenwick Street
Listing Date: 14 March 1975
Last Amended: 19 June 1985
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1062579
English Heritage Legacy ID: 359715
ID on this website: 101062579
Location: Liverpool, Merseyside, L2
Electoral Ward/Division: Central
Parish: Non Civil Parish
Built-Up Area: Liverpool
Traditional County: Lancashire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Merseyside
Church of England Parish: Liverpool Our Lady and St Nicholas
Church of England Diocese: Liverpool
Tagged with: Building
This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 11/01/2021 to update the name and address and to reformat the text to current standards.
SJ 3490 SW
WATER STREET L2 (south side)
(formerly listed as No 7, General Accident, previously listed as National Westminster Bank)
Includes No. 3 Fenwick Street.
Bank, 1896 by Grayson and Ould, Water Street block replaced 1934 by Palmer and Holden. Granite. Three storeys, five symmetrical bays. Ground floor rusticated with centre doorway and four windows, all with round arches, on polished red granite plinth. Giant fluted Doric columns in antis to first and second floors. First floor has balustraded balconies to five rectangular windows with architraves and cornices (centre one with segmental pediment). Top floor has five smaller windows. Banking hall with segmental barrel vault to central aisle supported on engaged acanthus column of marble. Bronze doors with gaping lion masks. Long return of nine bays to Fenwick Street with round-headed ground floor windows, the tympana carved with Celtic interlace.
Listing NGR: SJ3415190423
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