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Midshires Building Society

A Grade II Listed Building in Central, Liverpool

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.4067 / 53°24'24"N

Longitude: -2.9918 / 2°59'30"W

OS Eastings: 334160

OS Northings: 390445

OS Grid: SJ341904

Mapcode National: GBR 72N.TS

Mapcode Global: WH877.0MLQ

Entry Name: Midshires Building Society

Listing Date: 14 March 1975

Last Amended: 19 June 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1291937

English Heritage Legacy ID: 359714

Location: Liverpool, L2

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

SJ 3490 SW WATER STREET
(south side)
L2

52/1331 No.3
(Midshires
Building Society)
(formerly listed
- as National
Westminster Bank).
14.3.75.
G.V. II


Bank building. 1860's. Stone with 2 storeys, 3 bays to
Water Street, 5 bays to Lower Castle Street. Rusticated
ground floor, quoins, and dentilled cornice over ground
floor. 1st floor windows with pediments. Sashed windows
above and fixed glazing bars. Top modillioned cornice and
balustraded parapet. Return to left with pilastered doorway
and arms of Manchester and Liverpool above. Inscription on
quoin "Victoria Dei Gratia 1883" between. Initials "MLDB"
on keystone. Tripartite window above. Classical interior
with swags.


Listing NGR: SJ3416090445

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

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