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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: KNOWSLEY HALL

List entry Number: 1253241

Location

KNOWSLEY HALL

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

County District District Type Parish
KnowsleyMetropolitan AuthorityKnowsley

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 09-Jun-1952

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

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 436394

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List entry Description

Summary of Building

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History

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Details

1. 2487 KNOWLSEY KNOWSLEY

Knowsley Hall SJ 49 SW 8/33 9.6.52.

II*

2. Large and irregular mansion of various dates. Probably incorporates parts of C15 house, but externally now mainly Georgian. Red sandstone wing running East-West is probably late C17, with C18 sash windows and two round turrets. The main block of the house runs at right angles to this, is built of red brick, of C18 dates, mainly 2 storeys and basement, 6, 7, 6 sashes, with the centre raised in 1912. The South end of the East wing has a 2-storeyed collonade (Doric and lonic) added in 1732, with balustraded parapet on top, with Derby arms.

Listing NGR: SJ4448193802

Selected Sources

Other
Register of Parks and Gardens of Special Historic Interest in England, Part 28 Merseyside,

National Grid Reference: SJ 44481 93802

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