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Walton Prison Entrance Gatehouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Warbreck, Liverpool

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Latitude: 53.4571 / 53°27'25"N

Longitude: -2.9699 / 2°58'11"W

OS Eastings: 335693

OS Northings: 396037

OS Grid: SJ356960

Mapcode National: GBR 772.KP

Mapcode Global: WH871.BCZJ

Entry Name: Walton Prison Entrance Gatehouse

Listing Date: 14 March 1975

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1207673

English Heritage Legacy ID: 214318

Location: Liverpool, L9

County: Liverpool

Electoral Ward/Division: Warbreck

Parish: Non Civil Parish

Built-Up Area: Liverpool

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Merseyside

Church of England Parish: Walton St John

Church of England Diocese: Liverpool

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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: SJ3569396037

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