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Quarry Bank House, Liverpool

Description: Quarry Bank House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 14 March 1975
English Heritage Building ID: 214245

OS Grid Reference: SJ4015687686
OS Grid Coordinates: 340156, 387686
Latitude/Longitude: 53.3826, -2.9011

Location: Harthill Road, Garston, Liverpool L18 6HU

Locality: Liverpool
County: Liverpool
Country: England
Postcode: L18 6HU

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Listing Text


40/580 Quarry Bank

House, now school. 1866. Rock-faced stone with ashlar
dressings and slate roof with fishscale bands. Irregular
plan; 2 storeys with attic, 6 bays, 1st bay recessed, 2nd
and 4th project, all under gables. Windows mostly mullioned,
some with segmental-pointed heads and tympana. 4th bay has
projecting 3-light window with arms on parapet. 5th bay
forms canted extruded corner. End bay has large projection
to ground floor with canted end and parapet. 4th bay has 3-
light 1st floor window with tympanum dated 1867 to central
light, attic window above has balcony. End bay has corbelled
half-dormer to left. Left return similar, with terrace. Rear
is utilitarian. Interior has entrance hall with rich
panelling to walls and doors. Timber gallery has canted
inner angles and chamfered beams, similar roof with roof
light. Stair has 3-light stained glass window. Room to left
of hall has richly moulded plaster ceiling.

Listing NGR: SJ4015687686

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Source: English Heritage

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