LIGHTHOUSE AND ADJOINING KEEPERS HOUSE

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1259767
Date first listed:
20-Jan-1988
Statutory Address:
LIGHTHOUSE AND ADJOINING KEEPERS HOUSE, VALENTIA HOUSE

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Location

Statutory Address:
LIGHTHOUSE AND ADJOINING KEEPERS HOUSE, VALENTIA HOUSE

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

District:
Wirral (Metropolitan Authority)
National Grid Reference:
SJ 21462 89004

Details

SJ 28 NW HOYLAKE VALENTIA ROAD (north side) Hoylake

4/36 Lighthouse and adjoining - Keepers house

- II

Lighthouse, now disused, and keeper's house. 1865. Brick with stone dressings. Octagonal. Battered base of rock faced stone with entrance to north and windows to east and west; roll-moulded cap. Tower has pilaster strips to angles, the bases of stone; the sides have corbelling to top. Small lights to stair and upper chamber on alternate sides. Stone platform on deep stone brackets has iron rail and top octagonal glazed light chamber, conical roof and weather vane. Interior has cast iron flying spiral stair with mahogany hand rail. Adjoining keeper's house of brick, 2 storeys with central porch and flanking 2-storey canted bay windows; one-storey end blocks. Windows are segmental headed, with casements.

Listing NGR: SJ2146289004

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
443657
Legacy System:
LBS

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: 21 Sep 2001
Reference: IOE01/05040/12
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