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Mersey Chambers

A Grade II Listed Building in Central, Liverpool

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.407 / 53°24'25"N

Longitude: -2.9939 / 2°59'38"W

OS Eastings: 334023

OS Northings: 390483

OS Grid: SJ340904

Mapcode National: GBR 72N.CN

Mapcode Global: WH876.ZMHG

Entry Name: Mersey Chambers

Listing Date: 12 July 1966

Last Amended: 19 June 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1363091

English Heritage Legacy ID: 359181

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 OLD CHURCHYARD
L2

54/841 No. 2
12.7.66 (Mersey Chambers)
(formerly listed under
G.V. II
Covent Garden)

Office building. 1860's. For T & J Harrison. Stone with
granite basement and lead roof, yellow brick to rear. 3
storeys with basement and attic, 11 bays. Quoins, sill
courses and cornice. All windows are round-headed and
sashed without glazing bars. Centre bay breaks forward and
has flat pilasters. Ground floor windows have hood moulds
with stops carved as animals and birds. Entrance with
granite architrave and fanlight, entablature with bracketed
frieze over. 2nd floor has 2:3:2:3:2:3:2: windows with
colonnettes. Dormers with cross windows, pilasters and
architraves, shell hoods over. Centre bay with 3 cross
windows surmounted by panel of sailing ship and shell hood
over with bronze Liver bird. Central pavilion roof with
iron cresting. Rear facade of interest. It has 2 storeys
of glass and iron oriel windows in segmental headed
recesses. Greek key ornament on sills, and reeded soffits.
Top storey has 6 sash windows in stone architraves.


Listing NGR: SJ3402390483

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

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