Saint Joseph's Home, Woolton Road - Liverpool

House, then Catholic residential home, 1845-7 by Augustus Welby Pugin, with garden front of 1866 by Edward Welby Pugin. The building is vacant. Part of the east elevation has been demolished, leaving boarded but ill-secured openings. The new owner is in the process of undertaking the first phase of removing remnants of the former nursing home, with the intention of reinstating the building as a single family home.

Saint Joseph's Home, Woolton Road - Liverpool
© Historic England

Site Details

  • Designated Site Name: SAINT JOSEPH's HOME
  • Heritage Category: Listed Building grade II*
  • List Entry Number: 1291830
  • Local Planning Authority: Liverpool
  • Site Type: Domestic > Residential building


  • Building Name: Saint Joseph's Home
  • County: Merseyside
  • District / Borough: Liverpool
  • Parliamentary Constituency: Liverpool, Wavertree
  • Region: North West

Assessment Information

  • Assessment Type: Building or structure
  • Condition: Poor
  • Occupancy / Use: Vacant/not in use
  • Priority: F - Repair scheme in progress and (where applicable) end use or user identified; or functionally redundant buildings with new use agreed but not yet implemented.
  • Previous Priority: C
  • Ownership: Private