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BARN TO DAWPOOL FARM, TO WEST OF OTHER BUILDINGS GRANARY TO DAWPOOL FARM, TO WEST OF OTHER BUILDINGS

List Entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: BARN TO DAWPOOL FARM, TO WEST OF OTHER BUILDINGS GRANARY TO DAWPOOL FARM, TO WEST OF OTHER BUILDINGS

List entry Number: 1075372

Location

BARN TO DAWPOOL FARM, TO WEST OF OTHER BUILDINGS, STATION ROAD
GRANARY TO DAWPOOL FARM, TO WEST OF OTHER BUILDINGS, STATION ROAD

The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County:

District: Wirral

District Type: Metropolitan Authority

Parish:

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 25-Mar-1981

Date of most recent amendment: 19-May-1986

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 215646

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List entry Description

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History

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Details

In the entry for: STATION ROAD SJ 28 SW (North Side) 4/306 25.03.81 Barn and Granary to 19.5.86 (Granary) Dawpool Farm, to west of other building.

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The description shall be amend to read;

Barn and granary. Dated 'J.H. 1862'. For James Hegan. Coursed, rock-faced red sandstone, graduated Welsh slate roof. Barn in 9 x 5 bays under twin roof and is linked to shorter granary building by water tank and roofed canopy. West wall of barn has numerous ventilation slots whilst east side is open sided having low plinth wall and tall piers dividing bays. Pointed arch beneath valley at south end. Granary gable to south has 2 squared-headed doorways with overlights set betwen slatted casements with rounded sills and chamfered quoined surrounds; 2 boarded doors to 1st floor and window beneath central plaque with 'J.H. 1862' in bold figures; rounded kneelers and ashlar gable copings. The east side has ashlar ventilation loops whilst west side has wide double doors, pointed doorways and windows as gable front. The watertank structure linking barn and granary is supported on corbelled iron beams and brick arches. An octagonal boiler-chimney rises from granary roof. Interior of barn: integral triangular buttresses; axial passage with flanking side walls supporting cast-iron columns which support tie beam and fishbone trusses. Southern bay forms coach-house and stable with casements, formerly leaded, flanking entrance, pitching holes to left. Stable has 2-bay stalls with chutes from left. The barn and granary form the main element of a planned form complex at Dawpool and are interesting examples of the mid-Victorian phase of agricul- tural building development.

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WIRRAL STATION ROAD SJ 28 SW (north side) Thurstaston 4/306 Barn and Granary to Dawpool Farm, to west of 25.03.81 other buildings 19.5.86 (Granary) II

Barn and Granary. Rock-faced stone with slate roof. 8 bays, 5 bays in depth, 2 gabled roofs. West facade has numerous ventilation slots. East facade has low wall with tall piers dividing bays. Interior has central north-south passage with flanking low walls supporting cast iron columns which support tie beam and fishbone trusses. Southern bay forms coach house and stable with casements, formerly leaded, flanking enttance; pitching holes to loft. Stable has 2-bay stalls with chutes from loft. An interesting example of a building for the advanced farming of the C19.

Listing NGR: SJ2453884164

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National Grid Reference: SJ 24538 84164

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