THE OLD HOUSE

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1258157
Date first listed:
20-May-1952
Statutory Address:
THE OLD HOUSE, LIMEKILN LANE

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Location

Statutory Address:
THE OLD HOUSE, LIMEKILN LANE

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

District:
Wirral (Metropolitan Authority)
National Grid Reference:
SJ 30190 91020

Details

This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 19/01/2015

SJ 39 SW 3/48

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

20.5.52

II

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

Legacy

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number:
444453
Legacy System:
LBS

Sources

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

Legal

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

End of official listing

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Date: 14 Dec 2001
Reference: IOE01/05041/21
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