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Long Abstract Pattern Polystyrene Moulded Wall
Long Abstract Pattern Polystyrene Moulded Wall
Long Abstract Pattern Polystyrene Moulded Wall
Long Abstract Pattern Polystyrene Moulded Wall
Long Abstract Pattern Polystyrene Moulded Wall
Long Abstract Pattern Polystyrene Moulded Wall
Long Abstract Pattern Polystyrene Moulded Wall
Long Abstract Pattern Polystyrene Moulded Wall

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A large concrete abstract mural wall surrounds the high-rise blocks of the estate on the side facing the A57, providing a monumental sound break from the busy thoroughfare. The design was formed from polystyrene blocks and cast in concrete.
Title

Long Abstract Pattern Polystyrene Moulded Wall

Date

c.1961

Medium

concrete

Accession number

L36_MH_S273

Acquisition method

commissioned by Liverpool County Borough Council for the new Knowsley Heights Estate

Work type

Mural

Owner

Knowsley Metropolitan Borough Council

Work status

extant

Access

not accessible

Access note

Can only be viewed from beyond the railings.

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Located at

Primrose Drive, Huyton, Liverpool

L36 3SX

The frontage of Knowsley Heights high-rise accommodation, located at the south end of Primrose Drive at junction with A57 (Liverpool Road).