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Old Rectory

A Grade II Listed Building in Wallasey, Wirral

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.421 / 53°25'15"N

Longitude: -3.0611 / 3°3'40"W

OS Eastings: 329577

OS Northings: 392099

OS Grid: SJ295920

Mapcode National: GBR 7X2W.2D

Mapcode Global: WH761.Y8HR

Entry Name: Old Rectory

Listing Date: 20 May 1952

Last Amended: 20 January 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1258114

English Heritage Legacy ID: 443664

Location: Wirral, CH45

County: Wirral

Electoral Ward/Division: Wallasey

Built-Up Area: Wallasey

Traditional County: Cheshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Merseyside

Church of England Parish: Wallasey St Hilary

Church of England Diocese: Chester

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Listing Text

This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 19/01/2015


SJ 29 SE
2/42

WALLASEY,

CHURCH HILL (north side), Wallasey,
Old Rectory

(Formerly listed as Wallasey Rectory)

20.5.52

G.V. II


House. 1632 built by Dr Snell, with C20 extension to the rear. Stone, the C20 part roughcast. Roof missing at time of resurvey in late 1980s, but was replaced at a later date. 2 storeys with attic, 2 bays. Ground floor has 3-light ovolo-mullioned windows. 1st floor has 3-light hollow-chamfered-mullioned windows with label moulds. 2nd bay has gabled 2-light hollow-chamfered dormer. Central entrance has recessed cambered head. Left return has basement and 2 drip moulds; 3-light window to ground floor, 1st floor and attic. Right return has 2-light ground floor window with lintel of original window on edge. Interior gutted. 1st floor has 2 fireplaces with Tudor heads, that to left inscribed "1685/DOMINUM/GEORG:SNELL/FIERI:FECIT". 2 stacks to rear, between original house and C20 extension.


Listing NGR: SJ2928992966

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