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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: 1379603



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


District: Sefton

District Type: Metropolitan Authority


National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 16-May-1973

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 478990

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SD31NW LIVERPOOL ROAD, Birkdale 664-1/1/9 (West side) 16/05/73 No.74


Farmhouse, now house. Probably early to mid C17; slightly altered. Cruck frame with rendered walls, straw thatched roof half-hipped at north end, C20 brick chimneys. PLAN: 2-bay baffle-entry plan on north-south axis. EXTERIOR: one low storey with loft; 3-window range. The east front has a small C20 wooden porch between the second and third bays, a small 6-pane fixed window to the first bay, a segmental-headed 3-light sliding sash window to the centre and a very small rectangular window to the right. Rebuilt ridge chimney in line with doorway; similar chimney at left gable. The left gable wall has 2 exceptionally small square windows to the loft. The right-hand gable wall has an oblong 2-light casement at ground floor, a small inserted window to the left and a square 2-light casement to the loft. The rear wall has a doorway at the north end and a 2-light sliding sash abutting this, a 3-light sliding sash to the centre and a small 6-pane fixed window to the south bay. INTERIOR: not inspected, but believed to have a central room open to the roof, an inglenook fireplace with timber bressumer at the upper end of this and an exposed cruck truss at lower, south end. The item is the least altered of the few surviving cruck-framed structures in this district.

Listing NGR: SD3319315425

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National Grid Reference: SD 33193 15425


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