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Allerton Priory, Liverpool

Description: Allerton Priory

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 12 July 1966
English Heritage Building ID: 213650

OS Grid Reference: SJ4135486233
OS Grid Coordinates: 341354, 386233
Latitude/Longitude: 53.3697, -2.8829

Location: Garston, Liverpool L25 7UP

Locality: Liverpool
County: Liverpool
Country: England
Postcode: L25 7UP

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Listing Text


392/43/58 Allerton Priory



House, now a school. 1867-70. A. Waterhouse, for Grant Morris. Brick with blue brick and stone banding and dressings, slate roof with blue tile cresting. Irregular plan and fenestration, mostly mullioned windows, some with relieving arches. 2 storeys with attic, 10 bays. 1st and
2nd bays project, the 2nd breaking forward under gable. 4th bay breaks forward under gable; 7th bay projects, forming base of tower which has cusped pointed entrance of 2 orders between angle buttresses; 2 and 3-light windows; corbelled pinnacles, arcaded parapet and pavilion roof with hipped dormers and iron cresting. Porch has rib vault. Entrance hall has large stone, canopied fire place; stair to side has arcading to ground and 1st floors and stained glass stair window.

Listing NGR: SJ4234686722

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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