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Methodist Central Hall, 35 to 43 (odd) Renshaw Street, including 2 to 6 Upper Newington

A Grade II Listed Building in Central, Liverpool

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Latitude: 53.4041 / 53°24'14"N

Longitude: -2.9767 / 2°58'36"W

OS Eastings: 335161

OS Northings: 390137

OS Grid: SJ351901

Mapcode National: GBR 76P.2Q

Mapcode Global: WH877.7PRR

Entry Name: Methodist Central Hall, 35 to 43 (odd) Renshaw Street, including 2 to 6 Upper Newington

Listing Date: 19 June 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1072941

English Heritage Legacy ID: 359308

Location: Liverpool, L1

County: Liverpool

Electoral Ward/Division: Central

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

SJ 3590 SW

35 to 43 (odd) and Methodist Central Hall


Includes Nos 2 to 6 Upper Newington. Chapel, shops and offices.
1904-5. Bradshaw Gass. Red brick and yellow terracotta,
slate roof. 3 storeys with attic, 10 bays, canted corner bay and
6-bay return. Ground floor has segmental arched openings with
Art Nouveau capitals, cornice over shop front. Above this 2nd,
3rd, 8th and 9th bays project, 2 are canted, 2 bowed; these have
terracotta facings. All windows are mullioned, some with
transoms and small paned casements, 2nd floor windows are
segmental headed (except for projecting bays). Terracotta
foliage in centre and flanking segmental bays. Top cornice, 2nd
and 9th bays have lunettes behind Ionic colonnade and short spire
over. End bay has 3 windows surmounted by shallow dome on drum
with canted angles. 3rd and 8th bays have small domes, 2 flat
topped dormers between. Tall brick stacks. Corner with
polygonal turrets ending cupolas flank a 2-storey oriel with
mullioned and transomed windows, more over large lunette.
Gable and domer with flanking turrets.
Interior: main hall, coffered saucer dome. Horseshoe
gallery on columns has arcade with fan spandrels. Organ
recess with segmental arch. Elaborate pilaster work with
Art nouveau detail.

Listing NGR: SJ3516190137

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

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