Tower Buildings, 22 Water Street, Liverpool

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RIBApix ref no RIBA54961
Architect/DesignerThomas, Walter Aubrey (1859-1934)
Artist/PhotographerNewton, James
CountryUK: England
CityLiverpool
Subject Date1908
Image Date2011
ViewExterior
StyleEdwardian
MediumDigital image
OrientationLandscape
Colour / B&W Colour
Credit James Newton / RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: This is an early example of a steel-framed building. It is clad in white glazed terracotta by Doultons. Erected originally as an office building, it was converted into apartments in 2006, with the two lower floors being retained for commercial and retail use.

Subject tags

office buildings, steel, flats, housing, towers, cladding, conversion of buildings, terracotta