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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: 1258157



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: 20-May-1952

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 444453

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SJ 39 SW 3/48

WALLASEY, LIMEKILN LANE (west side), The Old House



House. Lintel inscribed "B" over "W M/1697" (William and Mary Bird). Stone with slate roof. 2 storeys with attic, 3 bays. Coped gables with kneelers. Single-chamfered-mullioned windows of 3 and 5-lights with label moulds to ground floor, 3:2 + 2:1-light windows to 1st floor. 2 gabled 2-light dormers. Entrance has large inscribed lintel with label mould. Returns and rear similar. Rear has brick, but that to right partly of stone. Interior not inspected but described in E. Mercer, English Vernacular Houses, pp 142.

Listing NGR: SJ3019091020

Selected Sources

Books and journals
Mercer, E, English Vernacular Houses, (1975), 142

National Grid Reference: SJ 30190 91020


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