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Pigeon House and Whitefield House

A Grade II Listed Building in Kirkby, Knowsley

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Latitude: 53.48 / 53°28'47"N

Longitude: -2.9061 / 2°54'22"W

OS Eastings: 339960

OS Northings: 398523

OS Grid: SJ399985

Mapcode National: GBR 8X46.M7

Mapcode Global: WH86W.BSCJ

Entry Name: Pigeon House and Whitefield House

Listing Date: 29 May 1969

Last Amended: 20 June 1975

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1068583

English Heritage Legacy ID: 215175

Location: Knowsley, L32

County: Knowsley

Electoral Ward/Division: Whitefield

Built-Up Area: Kirkby

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Merseyside

Church of England Parish: Kirkby St Chad

Church of England Diocese: Liverpool

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Listing Text

This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 08/11/2012

SJ 39 NE 2/4

Whitefield House and Pigeon House
(Formerly listed as Whitefield House)


Originally a single house, now divided internally. Georgian, ashlar, with
moulded cornice, plinth rusticated basement. 2 storeys above basement. Centre
panelled door up 6 steps, in Tuscan doorcase with open pediment. A 12-paned
sash window at each side of door with triple keystones, and 3 similar sash
windows above. Dated 1703 (an interior datestone said to be 1793). A lower
wing extends at each side. A square brick turret at rear, full height of
the house, with battlements, dated 1798. 2 fireplaces said to have been removed
to local museum.

Whitefield House, Pigeon House, Dovecote, and No. 112 form a group.

Listing NGR: SJ3996098523

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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