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Liverpool Institute of Performing Arts (Former Art School) 68 Hope Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Riverside, Liverpool

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Latitude: 53.3996 / 53°23'58"N

Longitude: -2.9716 / 2°58'17"W

OS Eastings: 335497

OS Northings: 389639

OS Grid: SJ354896

Mapcode National: GBR 77R.69

Mapcode Global: WH877.BT64

Plus Code: 9C5V92XH+V9

Entry Name: Liverpool Institute of Performing Arts (Former Art School) 68 Hope Street

Listing Date: 14 March 1975

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1366066

English Heritage Legacy ID: 214313

Location: Riverside, Liverpool, L1

County: Liverpool

Electoral Ward/Division: Riverside

Parish: Non Civil Parish

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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This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 01/08/2019

SJ 3589 NE
SJ 3589 NW

HOPE STREET (west side), L1
No 68 Liverpool Institute of Performing Arts (Former Art School)

(Formerly listed as No 68 (now part of Liverpool John Moores University), previously Listed as College of Art (now part of Liverpool Polytechnic))


Former Art School. Hope Street front 1910 by Willink and Thicknesse. Two storeys, twelve bays, centre rectangular porch, rusticated, with cornice; fluted Doric columns attached to doorway. Centre three bays have tripartite windows and are sashed with glazing bars. Flanking three bay bows with pilasters. Three bays to left. Entablature and parapet; mansard roof with flat-topped dormers. Iron area railings.

Mount Street front and three bay return to Hope Street. 1882 by Thomas Cook. Two storeys with basement, thirteen bays. Three bay ends and centre bays break forward. Flat pilasters and entablatures to each floor. Ground floor round-headed windows, swags on apron panels. First floor end windows are round-headed with flat-topped dormers. Centre pedimented panel with date.

Listing NGR: SJ3549789639

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