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Clifton Hall

A Grade II Listed Building in Clifton, Lancashire

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Latitude: 53.7669 / 53°46'0"N

Longitude: -2.8058 / 2°48'20"W

OS Eastings: 346983

OS Northings: 430360

OS Grid: SD469303

Mapcode National: GBR 8SVW.CF

Mapcode Global: WH85K.WL33

Entry Name: Clifton Hall

Listing Date: 2 June 1976

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1072036

English Heritage Legacy ID: 183628

Location: Newton-with-Clifton, Fylde, Lancashire, PR4

County: Lancashire

District: Fylde

Civil Parish: Newton-with-Clifton

Built-Up Area: Clifton

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lancashire

Church of England Parish: Lund St John the Evangelist

Church of England Diocese: Blackburn

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Listing Text

SD 43 SE
10/58 Clifton Hall

- II

Large house, dated 1833 on entrance to rear courtyard, for Thomas Clifton of
Lytham Hall, now Nursing Home. Red brick with sandstone dressings, green
slate roofs with numerous tall octagonal sandstone chimneys. Roughly U-shaped
plan within a rectangle: 4-bay south range to garden with receding wings, the
west containing the entrance front, the east, which is longer, facing a formal
garden. Two storeys, in Elizabethan style, with gables, stone corner turrets,
corbelled pinnacles and finials, brick parapets with moulded stone copings,
mullioned and transomed windows (some with hoodmoulds). Entrance front of '
west wing has inter-alia a set-back gabled centre with single-storey square
porch displaying a coat of arms surmounted by Clifton crest of mailed arm
wielding a dagger, to the left a short 3-bay projection with stepped facade,
the centre of this gabled with a large window on each floor (the upper
corbelled like an oriel); east wing has inter alia a matching projection in
the corresponding position; south range, except far 4th bay (which is in
effect a wing), is a symmetrical composition of 3 gabled bays, the centre
wider and canted to full height, but now covered at ground floor by a large
modern sun parlour. Rear wall enclosing service courtyard has a 4-centred
arched entrance with keystone lettered "TC . Interior of less interest.
History: erected on the site of the Old Hall, which had been partly destroyed
by fire in 1745. Occupied in mid C19 by Edward Pedder, banker, of Preston.

Listing NGR: SD4698330360

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

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