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Latitude: 53.4084 / 53°24'30"N
Longitude: -2.9844 / 2°59'4"W
OS Eastings: 334654
OS Northings: 390626
OS Grid: SJ346906
Mapcode National: GBR 74N.F5
Mapcode Global: WH877.4L3F
Entry Name: Crown Buildings
Listing Date: 19 June 1985
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1063296
English Heritage Legacy ID: 359683
Location: Liverpool, L1
Electoral Ward/Division: Central
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
SJ 3490 NE VICTORIA STREET
49/1301 Nos. 57 and 59
- (Crown Buildings)
Office building. 1886 (dated). Red brick and stone
dressings, slate roof. 4 storeys and 4 bays, canted corner
bay and 7 bays to Preston Street. Ground floor of stone
window openings flanked by colonnettes. Corner entrance
with pointed arch and crown finial under ogival hoodmould.
Spandrels caved with foliage and "CROWN BUILDINGS A.D.
1886". Corbelled cornice over. Upper windows have sill and
lintel bands and are mullioned and transomed. Corner bay
has tripartite windows on moulded base, cusped lower lights
to windows. End bay has small gable and corner has
octagonal turret with Lombard frieze and rich cornice.
Short spire with iron finial. Stone pierced parapet.
Preston Street facade is utilitarian; the windows have iron
mullions and lintels under relieving arches. Rear facade
has 6 bays with 2 gables and 2 loading bays.
Listing NGR: SJ3465490626
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