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College of Further Education

A Grade II Listed Building in Wavertree, Liverpool

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.3991 / 53°23'56"N

Longitude: -2.9231 / 2°55'23"W

OS Eastings: 338716

OS Northings: 389534

OS Grid: SJ387895

Mapcode National: GBR 7KR.NJ

Mapcode Global: WH878.2T9L

Entry Name: College of Further Education

Listing Date: 14 March 1975

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1292938

English Heritage Legacy ID: 359247

Location: Liverpool, L15

County: Liverpool

Electoral Ward/Division: Wavertree

Built-Up Area: Liverpool

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Merseyside

Church of England Parish: Wavertree Holy Trinity

Church of England Diocese: Liverpool

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Listing Text

SJ 3889 PICTON ROAD
(south side)
L15

31/903 No 260
(College of Further
Education)
14.3.75.
G.V. II


Technical Institute, now Art School. Built 1898-9. Thomas
Shelmerdine. Red brick, dressed stone, slate roof. 2
storeys. 5 bays. 1st bay is canted with gable, end 3 bays
recessed. Ground floor flush lintel band, 1st floor, sill
course and top frieze and cornice. 1st bay has high 3:4:3
light windows in stone band, last 3 bays have 2-light
windows with 2 transoms. 2nd bay entrance has granite Ionic
aedicule with rusticated columns, pulvinated frieze and
segmental pediment with complete fanlight in tympanum. 1st
floor has parapet, raised over windows to 1st and 2nd bays;
3:4:3-light and 5-light windows with transom. End 3 bays
have cross windows. 1st bay has lunette with triple key and
stone banding. 2nd bay has top inscription: "TECHNICAL
INSTITUTE" with foliage. Iron railings to right of entrance.
Returns are similar.


Listing NGR: SJ3871689534

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

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