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Description: The Shiel
Date Listed: 13 October 1975
English Heritage Building ID: 212902
OS Grid Reference: SJ7827386556
OS Grid Coordinates: 378273, 386556
Latitude/Longitude: 53.3754, -2.3280
SJ 78 NE HALE PARK ROAD
7/142 No. 121
13.10.75 (The Shiel)
House. 1906. Edgar Wood. Brick with stone slate roof. Large
detached asymmetrical house with 2 storeys. 3 bays, the
central one projecting and having an off-centre door with
dentilled architrave surround and flat hood; 5-light
mullioned window above and coped gable with coped kneelers.
Bays 1 and 3 have mullion and transom windows to ground
floor and mullioned to first. All windows have leaded
lights. Steeply pitched roof with 2 ridge stacks. The right
gable has an inglenook chimney stack with curved canted
sides and fire windows, as well as a small C20 extension.
The left elevation has a 2-storey canted bay window. The
attached garage (formerly coachhouse) is in the same style
although may be of a slightly later date. Panelled stair,
decorative plaster ceilings downstairs and cross-barrel-
vaulted hall. 3 barrel-vaulted bedroom ceilings (one of
which is c1980). Some good fittings, light switches etc.
Built speculatively as part of the Richardson Estate.
Listing NGR: SJ7827386556
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Source: English Heritage
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