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Halifax House

A Grade II Listed Building in Central, Liverpool

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Latitude: 53.4061 / 53°24'21"N

Longitude: -2.9916 / 2°59'29"W

OS Eastings: 334172

OS Northings: 390379

OS Grid: SJ341903

Mapcode National: GBR 72N.VZ

Mapcode Global: WH877.0NP5

Plus Code: 9C5VC245+C8

Entry Name: Halifax House

Listing Date: 14 March 1975

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1068356

English Heritage Legacy ID: 213793

ID on this website: 101068356

Location: Liverpool, Merseyside, L2

County: Liverpool

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

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This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 12/11/2018

SJ 3490 SW

No.6 (Halifax House)


Bank, c1870 probably by John Cunningham, extended by GE Grayson. Stone, three storeys, five bays. Centre round-arched entrance and four large windows under Doric pilastrade. First floor has five sash windows in Corinthian aedicules. Top floor has five sash windows with consoled pediments. Top panelled frieze, moulded eaves cornice. Recessed curved corners. Fenwick Street facade has four bays, with later additions at rear, and is altered to centre of ground floor. Plaque in right end bay commemorating building of first head office of Liverpool Union Bank, 1835.

Large banking hall probably late C19 supported on granite columns with enriched beams and coved domed skylight, entered through coffered tunnel-vaulted vestibule.

Listing NGR: SJ3417290379

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