SMITHY

Date:
27 Oct 2001
Location:
Smithy, Neston Road, Bebington, Wirral, Merseyside, CH63 1JF
Reference:
IOE01/00119/14
Type:
Photograph (Digital)
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Description

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

G.V. II

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

Content

This is part of the Series: IOE\Basketter_F. Bryan IOE Records for Basketter, F. Bryan; within the Collection: IOE01 Images Of England

Rights

Copyright IoE Mr F. Bryan Basketter. Source Historic England Archive

This photograph was taken for the Images of England project

People & Organisations

Photographer: Basketter, F. Bryan

Rights Holder: Basketter, F. Bryan

Keywords

Stone, Timber, Victorian Blacksmiths Workshop, Industrial, Metal Workers Workshop, Craft Industry Site, Workshop, Industrial Building, Timber Framed Building, Monument <By Form>