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Storeton Hall

A Grade II* Listed Building in Bebington, Wirral

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.3521 / 53°21'7"N

Longitude: -3.0452 / 3°2'42"W

OS Eastings: 330523

OS Northings: 384417

OS Grid: SJ305844

Mapcode National: GBR 7Y5P.J3

Mapcode Global: WH87L.605K

Entry Name: Storeton Hall

Listing Date: 27 December 1962

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1075385

English Heritage Legacy ID: 215585

Location: Wirral, CH63

County: Wirral

Electoral Ward/Division: Bebington

Traditional County: Cheshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Merseyside

Church of England Parish: Bebington St Andrew

Church of England Diocese: Chester

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Listing Text

BEBINGTON RED HILL ROAD
SJ 38 SW
(north side)
Storeton
6/251 Storeton Hall
27.12.62
II*

House, now farm building. c.1360 for William Stanley, later
farm buildings using re-used stone, possibly C17. 2-storey
north solar wing, north-east chapel with chamber above, east
wall to main hall now forms west wall to farm buildings which
have south extension. Solar wing has angle buttresses, roof
now lowered. West gable end has tall pointed window with hood
mould, now blocked but probably originally of 2 lights; north
and south walls have inserted doors window and pitching holes;
the north wall mostly obscured by ivy; east gable end is
timber-framed. Chapel has timber-framed gable with pigeon
holes and C17 external stair. Wall to demolished hall has 2
straight-headed windows, south entrance to through passage,
segmental-headed opening, with pointed arch to present inner
face, with hood mould; segmental-pointed entrance to north
end, possibly to solar stair. Interior of solar wing has
corbels to ground floor rooms, upper chamber and chapel
chamber have tie beam and collar trusses with struts, through
purlins and wind braces. Traces of north central fireplace
and east gable-end window and Tudor-arched entrance between
the chambers, with wide-boarded door with strap hinges. South
farm buildings have roof trusses as solar wing. Although
remaining only in part, the buildings are an interesting
medieval survival.


Listing NGR: SJ3052384417

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