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List entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: BROUGHTON HALL

List entry Number: 1063760

Location

BROUGHTON HALL, YEW TREE LANE

The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County District District Type Parish
LiverpoolMetropolitan Authority

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 14-Mar-1975

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 359795

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History

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Details

SJ 49 SW LIVERPOOL YEW TREE LANE L12

392-/5/1417 Broughton Hall 14.3.75 GV II*

House, now used as a prep school by Convent of Mercy. c.1856. Rock-faced stone, steeply pitched slate roof. 2 storeys with basement, 7 bays with later 2-bay extension to right. 1st 7 bays symmetrical, with central bay breaking forward and end bays projecting, all under gables. Sill courses and embattled parapet. Windows are mullioned and transomed with pointed lights. 1st bay oriel with long bracket, traceried heads and embattled parapet. Central bay has enclosed porch with stepped gable and finial, octagonal turrets with buttresses and pinnacles. Tudor-arched entrance has 3-light window over. 1st floor window above porch with stepped gable and finial, octagonal turrets with buttresses and pinnacles. Tudor-arched entrance has 3-light window over. 1st floor window above porch of 4 stepped ogee-headed lights under relieving arch. Recessed bays have 2-light windows flanking lateral stacks. End basement are similar, with stepped parapet. Left return has conservatory, iron and glass, 7 x 7 bays with belvedere. Connecting bay to house and opposite 3-bay forward break with entrance. Elaborate decoration to columns and arched panels. Now has felt roof (1984).

Listing NGR: SJ4120892350

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National Grid Reference: SJ 41208 92350

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