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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: 1201603



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: 28-Mar-1974

Date of most recent amendment: 10-Aug-1992

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 389158

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SJ3288SW CLIFTON ROAD 789-1/15/47 (West side) 28/03/74 No.10


Includes: No.72 THE WOODLANDS. Pair of houses. Dated 1846. By Walter Scott. Ashlar-faced with Welsh slate and concrete tiled roof. Asymmetrical grouping in picturesque gothic style. No.72 The Woodlands is 2-storeyed with main range of 2 units with central door, and projecting gabled block to the left. 4-centred arched doorway with stepped hood mould over flanked by mullioned windows of 3- and 2-lights on each side, with hood moulds over ground floor windows. Trefoiled window over door, and crow-stepped gable corbelled out above. Smaller square block to left has 2-light mullioned windows with stepped hood moulds on each floor and stack on side of gable. No.10 Clifton Road is at right angles to this, and comprises 2 parallel gables: small central gable over porch with stilted arched door and hood mould, similar window over, and fretted bargeboards to gable. Wide left-hand gable has canted bay window to ground floor with round arched mullioned lights. Single storey castellated block to right of porch abuts rear of No.72. To left short length of wall has ogee-arched doorway with stepped coping over, and the date, 1846. The houses form part of the original development of Clifton Park, laid out by Scott as a villa estate.

Listing NGR: SJ3203288406

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National Grid Reference: SJ 32032 88406


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