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Britannia Pavilion and the Colonnades, Albert Dock

A Grade I Listed Building in Riverside, Liverpool

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Latitude: 53.399 / 53°23'56"N

Longitude: -2.9932 / 2°59'35"W

OS Eastings: 334056

OS Northings: 389591

OS Grid: SJ340895

Mapcode National: GBR 72R.JJ

Mapcode Global: WH876.ZTTM

Entry Name: Britannia Pavilion and the Colonnades, Albert Dock

Listing Date: 28 June 1952

Last Amended: 19 June 1985

Grade: I

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1068409

English Heritage Legacy ID: 213632

Location: Liverpool, L3

County: Liverpool

Electoral Ward/Division: Riverside

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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Listing Text

This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 23/10/2015

SJ 34 89

Britannia Pavilion and The Colonnades

(Formerly listed as Warehouse B and C, previously listed under Canning Place with other warehouses)


Former warehouses to south and west of dock. 1841-5. J Hartley. Iron frame and brick with stone dressings, iron clad roof. 5 storeys, L-plan building, 47 bays to Gower Street with 1st 4 bays recessed. 2 recesses of 9 x 6 bays; 55 bays to west facade with 3 recesses of 9 x 5 bays. Facade to dock has recessed ground floor with Doric colonnade of iron columns (2 granite columns to angle) above granite rubble dock wall. Quoins and top parapet. Segmental-headed windows. 2 entrances to Gower Street have granite gate piers. Albert Dock is one of the earliest enclosed docks in the world and is a complete example of the type.

Listing NGR: SJ3405689591

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

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