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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: STORETON HALL

List entry Number: 1075385

Location

STORETON HALL, RED HILL ROAD

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

County District District Type Parish
WirralMetropolitan Authority

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 27-Dec-1962

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 215585

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List entry Description

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History

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Details

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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National Grid Reference: SJ 30523 84417

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