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Walton Prison Entrance Gatehouse, Liverpool

Description: Walton Prison Entrance Gatehouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 14 March 1975
English Heritage Building ID: 214318

OS Grid Reference: SJ3572696047
OS Grid Coordinates: 335726, 396047
Latitude/Longitude: 53.4572, -2.9694

Location: 68 Hornby Road, Liverpool L9 3DD

Locality: Liverpool
County: Liverpool
Country: England
Postcode: L9 3DD

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Listing Text


1/645 Walton Prison.
Entrance gate-

Gate-house. 1848-55. J. Weightman. Brick with stone
dressings and battered stone plinth. 4 storeys, 3 bays.
Romanesque style. 4 square turrets with quoins; sill bands.
Round-headed windows have angle shafts and archivolts with
zig-zag mouldings, those to ground floor top and 1st floor
of central bay of 3 lights. Central round-headed entrance
of one order, clock above has zig-zag surround. Top blind
crosses and embattled parapets; central bay has recessed top

Listing NGR: SJ3572696047

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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