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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.


List entry Number: 1201552



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


District: Wirral

District Type: Metropolitan Authority


National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 29-Jul-1950

Date of most recent amendment: 10-Aug-1992

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 389237

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This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 17/07/2014

SJ2890 789-1/6/175

BIRKENHEAD Bidston Village Road (North side) Bidston The Lilacs (Formerly listed as The Lilacs. Outbuilding at The Lilacs) (Formerly listed under HOYLAKE ROAD)


GV II Farmhouse, now subdivided. Late C17 but extensively restored. Coursed and squared sandstone rubble with Welsh slate roof. 2 storeys, 3-unit plan, the result of several different phases of construction. Original section possibly single unit to left with outer gable and short section possibly remains of original main range: inserted sash-type window in earlier opening to ground floor, 4-light mullioned window above beneath coped gable. Massive projecting stack in west return elevation. Entrance in gabled porch on angle with higher central block. Central door with 2-light mullioned windows each side, and stone mullioned windows above. High roof with coped gables and moulded kneelers. Lower wide gabled range to east, buttressed against its south wall, and with inserted windows on each floor. Door in lean-to porch to side.

Listing NGR: SJ2838690240

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National Grid Reference: SJ 28386 90240


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