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42, CLIFTON ROAD

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: 42, CLIFTON ROAD

List entry Number: 1201606

Location

42, CLIFTON 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: 28-Mar-1974

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

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 389168

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List entry Description

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History

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Details

BIRKENHEAD

SJ3188 CLIFTON ROAD 789-1/11/57 (West side) 28/03/74 No.42

II

House. c1840-50. By Walter Scott. Ashlar-faced with Welsh slate roof. Single-storeyed, but full basement storey to rear of sloping site, asymmetrically planned in gothic style. Elevation to Hollybank Road has advanced gabled wing to the left with traceried Perpendicular style window with ogival hoodmould, and quatrefoil lancet on inner face. Quatrefoil panels in gable bargeboards. Stressed gable over doorway to right: paired panelled arched doors up steps with octagonal piers and fretted stone parapet. Elevation to Clifton Street has gable to left with shallow canted bay window with trefoiled lancets and hipped roof. Axial and side wall stacks, enriched with reeded flues, barley sugar swags and heavy octagonal caps. The house forms part of the original development of Clifton Park, laid out by Scott as a villa estate.

Listing NGR: SJ3191988193

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National Grid Reference: SJ 31919 88193

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