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Number 134 (Attached Dwelling) and Railing to Forecort village Hall

A Grade II Listed Building in Walton, Warrington

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Latitude: 53.3622 / 53°21'43"N

Longitude: -2.6063 / 2°36'22"W

OS Eastings: 359747

OS Northings: 385206

OS Grid: SJ597852

Mapcode National: GBR BY7K.JG

Mapcode Global: WH98Q.YR2B

Entry Name: Number 134 (Attached Dwelling) and Railing to Forecort village Hall

Listing Date: 23 December 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1139349

English Heritage Legacy ID: 58987

Location: Walton, Warrington, WA4

County: Warrington

Civil Parish: Walton

Traditional County: Cheshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cheshire

Church of England Parish: Walton St John the Evangelist

Church of England Diocese: Chester

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Listing Text


2/48 Village Hall and No.134
(attached dwelling) and
railing to forecourt


Village Hall (formerly the village school) and former Schoolmaster's
House. Datestone "1885 Sir G G [Gilbert Greenall] Bart". Flemish bond
brown brick, stone-dressed. Westmorland green graded slate roof.
Stone and brick chimney on the ridge has plinth and 6 attached
octagonal flues. Coped gable in moulded sandstone to right end of
Hall; front and end gables to 2 storey, 2 bay, 1 window house, left.
Stone-coped plinth, weathered cill band and stone-quoined buttresses
to Hall. Plain verges with exposed rafters. 3-light pointed windows to
Hall - that in gable has bar tracery. Leaded glazing. Framed and
boarded door and inner door to Hall in pointed arched doorways.
Square-headed, mullioned, leaded windows and framed and boarded door
to house. No.134 has well-executed detailing outside and in. The
interior has 6-panel doors with moulded stiles and rails and staircase
with newels and turned balusters. Cast iron railing in front of Hall
with square cast bracketted newels, on tapered sandstone base.

Listing NGR: SJ5974785205

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

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