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Manor House (Home for Epileptics), Maghull

Description: Manor House (Home for Epileptics)

Grade: II
Date Listed: 11 October 1968
English Heritage Building ID: 216503

OS Grid Reference: SD3663901990
OS Grid Coordinates: 336639, 401990
Latitude/Longitude: 53.5108, -2.9569

Location: Sefton Dr, Maghull, Sefton L31 8AQ

Locality: Maghull
County: Sefton
Country: England
Postcode: L31 8AQ

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Listing Text

SD 30 SE
(north side)
7/104 Manor House
(Home for
11.10.68 Epileptics)
House, now part of hospital complex. Late C18 with earlier
lintel inscribed "BMA/1638/WM". Brick with stone dressings
slate roof. 2 storeys with high basement and attic, 3 bays.
Basement lintel band, top cornice and stone-coped brick
parapet. End canted bays have tripartite windows having
angle pilasters and colonnettes with fluted capitals, and
entablatures with fluted friezes with rosettes. All windows
are sashed with glazing bars. Central 1st floor window has
eared and shouldered architrave, fluted frieze with rosette
and cornice. Central entrance up 12 steps has Doric
columns, frieze with festoons and rosettes, and pediment;
fanlight with radial glazing bars and 4-panel door. Attic
with flat-topped dormers and glazed belvedere. Left return
has windows with wedge lintels, 2 are round-headed. 6th bay
ground floor window has earlier dated lintel. 2 stacks to
each return.

Listing NGR: SD3663901990

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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