27 Oct 2001
Smithy, Neston Road, Bebington, Wirral, Merseyside, CH63 1JF
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This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.

BEBINGTON NESTON ROAD SJ 3040 (north side) Thornton Hough 16/164 Smithy


Smithy. 1905. By J. Lomax Simpson. Timber-frame on stone base, hipped stone slate roof, with gablets. One storey, 4 bays, central bays recessed behind continuous bracketed eaves, similar to Wealden house form. Windows have leaded glazing, those to central bays of 3 lights, 1st bay has 3- light window and 4th bay has projecting 5-light window with weatherboard gable. Central entrance and entrance to 1st bay have Tudor heads and paired plank doors with strap hinges. Stone cross-axial stack. Returns have louvred gablets, left return has swept cat-slide roof, right return has projecting gabled 4-light window and 3-light window.

Rear has stone lateral stack, 2-light window and entrance.

Forecourt has sign on post and spreading chestnut tree.

Listing NGR: SJ2995180313


This is part of the Series: IOE01/0124 IOE Records taken by Bryan F Basketter; within the Collection: IOE01 Images Of England


© Mr F. Bryan Basketter. Source: Historic England Archive

This photograph was taken for the Images of England project

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Photographer: Basketter, F. Bryan

Rights Holder: Basketter, F. Bryan


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