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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: 1253365



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


District: Cheshire West and Chester

District Type: Unitary Authority

Parish: Helsby

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 06-Apr-1978

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 436529

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HELSBY C.P. ALVANLEY ROAD SJ 47 SE (West Side) 4/111 Alvanley House. 6/4/1978 GV II House, 1773. Flemish bond brown brick; grey slate roof; gable end to road rendered. 2 storeys; 3 windows plus 1 in stone wing. Replaced door in earlier C20 gabled porch. 16-pane recessed sashes, those to lower storey under gauged brick flat arches. Coped gable to road with kneelers and finial, the stonework probably C19. Raised brick course at eaves. 2 stone-capped brick chimneys. Until mid C20 the front room was a post office and shop; on reconversion to part of house shop window was replaced by paired 12-pane sash to lower storey. 16-pane sash above. 16-pane recessed sashes to rear under wedge lintels. Interior. Cellar, partly brick barrel-vaulted, with stone steps. One 6-panel (raised and fielded) door downstairs; dog-leg stair with good turned balusters to upper flight and panelling to landing. Doors of 4 fielded panels upstairs.

Listing NGR: SJ4916174865

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National Grid Reference: SJ 49161 74865


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