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Irby Farmhouse, Birkenhead

Description: Irby Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 15 November 1962
English Heritage Building ID: 215647

OS Grid Reference: SJ2562184469
OS Grid Coordinates: 325621, 384469
Latitude/Longitude: 53.3519, -3.1189

Location: Thingwall Road, Heswall, Wirral CH61 3UA

Locality: Birkenhead
County: Wirral
Country: England
Postcode: CH61 3UA

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Listing Text

SJ 28 SE
(south side)
Irby Farmhouse

Farmhouse. Date stone to right return reads: "BB EB
AD/1612/RB EF" (Ball family); date stone to entrance facade
reads: "GBE/1731". Stone with some brick, slate roof. 2
storeys with attic, 3 bays, rear wing of 2 storeys.
Entrance front has high stone base, 2 bands and quoins.
Windows have gauged-brick flat arches with stone keys and
casements; that to 1st bay of ground floor has blocked
windows with an inserted 3-light casement; central hipped dormer.
Late C20 stone gabled porch. Returns and rear wing have 2-
light ovolo-mullioned windows, some have no mullion, 2 have
inserted entrances. Brick gable-end stacks are corbelled
out from attic.

Listing NGR: SJ2562184469

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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