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Arrowe Hall, Birkenhead

Description: Arrowe Hall

Grade: II
Date Listed: 28 March 1974
English Heritage Building ID: 389102

OS Grid Reference: SJ2728686111
OS Grid Coordinates: 327286, 386111
Latitude/Longitude: 53.3668, -3.0942

Location: Birkenhead, Wirral CH49 5PG

Locality: Birkenhead
County: Wirral
Country: England
Postcode: CH49 5PG

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Listing Text


789-1/3/286 (West side)
28/03/74 Arrowe Hall
(Formerly Listed as:
(West side)
Arrowe Hall (Hospital Annexe))


Mansion now in use as care centre. 1835, enlarged 1844.
Ashlar-faced with Welsh slate roof. Neo-Tudor. 2-storeyed,
complex plan with 5-bay entrance front. This front loosely
symmetrical, with outer and central gabled bays advanced.
Moulded arched door with drop-ended hood-mould and oriel bay
window with embattled parapet over in central gable. Flanking
bays each have 2-light casement window on each floor and link
to gabled outer bays. Left-hand bay has 3-light casement
window on each floor, with canted bay to ground floor of
gabled return. 4-light mullioned and transomed windows in
full-height bay in right-hand gable. South elevation has
stepped gable to right with large 4-light mullioned and
transomed windows, stepped to first floor and divided by
frieze with coats of arms. Large canted bay window to left and
3-light casements linking to single storey block to west with
large canted bay and 3-light mullioned and transomed window
with gable with octagonal pinnacles over. In the inner angle
of these 2 main wings, a tower with gabled roof behind
embattled parapet. Stepped 3-light mullioned and transomed
window in east elevation. 3-storeyed service wing to north
linking to embattled courtyard wall terminating in small tower
with embattled parapet corbelled out.

Listing NGR: SJ2728686111

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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