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Former Congregational Church

A Grade II Listed Building in Riverside, Liverpool

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Latitude: 53.3992 / 53°23'57"N

Longitude: -2.9768 / 2°58'36"W

OS Eastings: 335151

OS Northings: 389601

OS Grid: SJ351896

Mapcode National: GBR 76R.2G

Mapcode Global: WH877.7TRF

Entry Name: Former Congregational Church

Listing Date: 28 June 1952

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1068202

English Heritage Legacy ID: 214198

Location: Liverpool, L1

County: Liverpool

Electoral Ward/Division: Riverside

Built-Up Area: Liverpool

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Merseyside

Church of England Parish: St Luke in the City Team

Church of England Diocese: Liverpool

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Listing Text


56/551 Former Congregational
28.6.52 Church

- II

Chapel. 1840-41. J. Franklin. Stone. 2 storeys with
basement, 9 bays to Nelson Street. Rusticated basement with
flat lintel band. Giant Corinthian pilastrade with window
in architraved, round-headed recesses. Windows have small
paned casements. Entablature and tall parapet. Facade
facing Berry Street has channelled rustication and has
projecting drum with Corinthian colonnade of 10 monolithic
columns. Central entrance has architrave and consoled
cornice; paired 6-panel doors. Flanking eared architraved
entrance. Drum continues upwards and has guilloche band
framing wheel windows and lead covered cupola. Left return
similar, with attached 2-storey 3-bay building (not listed).
Ornamental iron railings, some missing. Interior of drum
has double staircase with decorative iron balusters.
Panelled balcony at upper level. Coffered dome. Mahogany
entrance doorcase.

Listing NGR: SJ3515189601

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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