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The Philharmonic Dining Rooms

A Grade II* Listed Building in Central, Liverpool

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Latitude: 53.4018 / 53°24'6"N

Longitude: -2.9705 / 2°58'13"W

OS Eastings: 335569

OS Northings: 389883

OS Grid: SJ355898

Mapcode National: GBR 77Q.FJ

Mapcode Global: WH877.BRPG

Entry Name: The Philharmonic Dining Rooms

Listing Date: 12 July 1966

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1207638

English Heritage Legacy ID: 214308

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

This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 07/04/2015

SJ 3689 NE

HOPE STREET (west side), L1,
No. 36 (The Philharmonic Dining Rooms)

(Formerly listed as No. 36 (Philharmonic Hotel))


G.V. II*

Public house. 1898. Walter Thomas and School of Art craftsmen. Ashlar, slate roof. Exuberant Free Style. 2 and 3 storeys and attics. 10 bays, 3 bays to Hardman Street. Varied fenestration, mostly mullioned, some with elaborate architraves. 2-storeyed oriel. Stepped gables; turrets; balustraded parapet. Very good art nouveau metal gates, by H Blomfield Bare, and stone sculpture of musicians and musical instruments in low relief. Balustraded balcony in S-curve. Very good interior with rich work in copper, mahogany, plaster, glass etc. The gentlemen's toilet also survives from its original design and has high quality decoration.

Listing NGR: SJ3556989883

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

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