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The Old Farm

A Grade II Listed Building in West Kirby and Thurstaston, Wirral

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.3494 / 53°20'57"N

Longitude: -3.134 / 3°8'2"W

OS Eastings: 324611

OS Northings: 384213

OS Grid: SJ246842

Mapcode National: GBR 6YKQ.91

Mapcode Global: WH76D.T2TL

Entry Name: The Old Farm

Listing Date: 5 July 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1242398

English Heritage Legacy ID: 441794

Location: Wirral, CH61

County: Wirral

Electoral Ward/Division: West Kirby and Thurstaston

Traditional County: Cheshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Merseyside

Church of England Parish: Thurstaston St Bartholomew

Church of England Diocese: Chester

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Listing Text

This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 24/07/2018

SJ 28 SW
4/309

Thurstaston
STATION ROAD (North Side)
Dawpool Farm
The Old Farm

(Formerly listed as Dawpool Farmhouse, STATION ROAD)

GV
II
Farmhouse now four flats c1865. For James Hegan. Coursed, rock-faced red sandstone, graduated Welsh slate roof.

Two storeys and attic, three bays, twin wings to rear. Chamfered plinth, large quoins. Central one storey porch with low diagonal buttresses flanking parallel double door under two-centred arch and relieving arch; blind shield in recess beneath gable with ashlar copings. Window to left of porch has transomed three-light casement in chamfered, quoined surround beneath relieving arch; similar two-light window on right. First floor has two-light windows as before. Dormer windows to bays one and three have ashlar surrounds and hipped roofs; glazed triangular vent to centre. Shaped kneelers and ashlar gable copings; finial to right end and offset end stack to left. Right return has centred, one storey bay window.

Included for group value in relation to planned farm buildings only.

Listing NGR: SJ2461184213

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

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