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Barclays Bank

A Grade II Listed Building in Warbreck, Liverpool

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.4614 / 53°27'41"N

Longitude: -2.9617 / 2°57'42"W

OS Eastings: 336243

OS Northings: 396505

OS Grid: SJ362965

Mapcode National: GBR 791.UW

Mapcode Global: WH871.G8W7

Entry Name: Barclays Bank

Listing Date: 14 March 1975

Last Amended: 19 June 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1072944

English Heritage Legacy ID: 359312

Location: Liverpool, L9

County: Liverpool

Electoral Ward/Division: Warbreck

Built-Up Area: Liverpool

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Merseyside

Church of England Parish: Walton St John

Church of England Diocese: Liverpool

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Listing Text

SJ 3696 RICE LANE
L9

13/965 No. 499
(Barclays Bank)
(formerly listed
as Barclays Bank
14.3.75. (Eskdale Road
corner)

G.V. II


Bank. 1898. Willink and Thicknesse. Brick with stone
dressings, slate roof. 3 storeys, 3 bays. Stone base to
ground floor sill course, 2nd floor sill course and top
modillioned cornice with egg and dart mouldings. Round-
headed windows to ground floor have archivolts and triple
keys, behind applied distyle-in-antis Ionic colonnade; the
lower parts of the columns are rusticated, the entablature
hidden by C20 signboard. 1st floor cross windows. 2nd floor
windows have eared architraves and triple keys. 1st and 2nd
floors flanked by round stone tourelles, the bases dying
into the walls; swag friezes below 3-light 1st floor
windows, two 2nd floor windows and 3 segmental-headed top
openings with chamfered reveals, dentilled cornices and
cupolas. Entrance has Gibbs surround, ramped top and triple
key. Short wall to right has ramped coping and ball finial.
Returns have Flemish gables with stone banding and obelisk
finials to sides. Left return has two round-headed windows
with Gibbs surounds. Right return has deep bow window . 2
tall brick stacks. An accomplished essay in the manner of
Norman Shaw's White Star Building (q.v.)


Listing NGR: SJ3624396505

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