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Description: St Marys Hall
Date Listed: 22 November 1983
English Heritage Building ID: 182921
OS Grid Reference: SD6935239181
OS Grid Coordinates: 369352, 439181
Latitude/Longitude: 53.8480, -2.4673
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SD 63 NE AIGHTON, BAILEY & STONYHURST
8/34 St. Mary's Hall
Preparatory school, built as seminary in 1830 and extended in 1880.
Sandstone ashlar with slate roof. 3 storeys with attics. The central
11 bays, their middle 3 bays projecting, form the earliest part of the
building. They have chamfered quoins, sill bands and a hipped roof with
moulded cornice. The windows are sashed with glazing bars and plain
stone surrounds. The door has a plain stone surround with semi-circular
head, attached Tuscan columns, plain frieze and moulded cornice. The
additions of 1880 comprise 7 bays on each side of the central block,
detailed to match the original building. At the rear is a chapel with
semi-circular apse. Inside it has a barrel-vaulted ceiling, Diocletian
windows, paired Corinthian pilasters flanking the apse, and mosaic
Listing NGR: SD6935239181
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Source: English Heritage
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