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Lombard Chambers

A Grade II Listed Building in Central, Liverpool

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Latitude: 53.4092 / 53°24'33"N

Longitude: -2.9922 / 2°59'31"W

OS Eastings: 334140

OS Northings: 390725

OS Grid: SJ341907

Mapcode National: GBR 72M.RW

Mapcode Global: WH877.0KFS

Entry Name: Lombard Chambers

Listing Date: 19 June 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1070598

English Heritage Legacy ID: 359203

Location: Liverpool, L3

County: Liverpool

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

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Listing Text


48/862 No 12
- Chambers)


Office Building. 1860's. Brick with stone dressings.
Italian Gothic style. 3 storeys, basement and attic, 5 bays
to Bixteth Street and 3-bay return to Ormond Street.
Bixteth St. facade: basement and ground floor banded with
buff brick, applied pointed arcade has hood mould with stops
in the form of twined animals, central arch higher than
others. String course canted over central arch. Basement
windows have shouldered lintels, ground floor windows have
pointed arches. 1st floor pointed attached arcade with
stone columns. Segmental-headed windows with brick
herringbone tympana. 2nd floor sill band and 2-light
windows under pointed relieving arches. Iron centre shafts,
and round recesses in tympana. Attic has central gable with
window of 5 pointed lights and iron shafts, balcony on
brackets with iron railings. Lombard frieze and moulded
coping. Flanking 4-light corbelled-out windows. Return
facade utilitarian with central entrance with panel over,
lettered "LOMBARD CHAMBERS". 2-light mullioned window
above, all in decorated architrave with cornice.

Listing NGR: SJ3414090725

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

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