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FOOTPATH GUIDEPOST 120 METRES SOUTH OF AXES FARMHOUSE

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: FOOTPATH GUIDEPOST 120 METRES SOUTH OF AXES FARMHOUSE

List entry Number: 1130659

Location

FOOTPATH GUIDEPOST 120 METRES SOUTH OF AXES FARMHOUSE, LIVERPOOL ROAD

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

County:

District: Cheshire West and Chester

District Type: Unitary Authority

Parish: Backford

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 23-Aug-1985

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 55443

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List entry Description

Summary of Building

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Reasons for Designation

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History

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Details

SJ 37 SE BACKFORD CP LIVERPOOL ROAD (East Side) 4/15 Footpath guidepost 120m south of Axes Farmhouse

II

Footpath guidepost: late C19. Octagonal cast-iron post with plinth, moulded cap and ball finial. Finger plate with nicked corners has raised inscription reading:

WIRRAL FOOTPATH ETC SOCIETY PUBLIC FOOTPATH TO WHITBY ROAD PLEASE KEEP TO PATH with BY PERMISSION OF THE COUNCIL

along the post.

The National Footpath Preservation Society was founded under the patronage of the Duke of Westminster and others in 1884. This and a set of similar examples thoroughout the Wirral must have been erected soon after.

Listing NGR: SJ3928172554

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National Grid Reference: SJ 39281 72554

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