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A Grade II Listed Building in Upton, Wirral

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Latitude: 53.3728 / 53°22'22"N

Longitude: -3.0901 / 3°5'24"W

OS Eastings: 327567

OS Northings: 386772

OS Grid: SJ275867

Mapcode National: GBR 6YVF.SN

Mapcode Global: WH767.HHQ5

Plus Code: 9C5R9WF5+4W

Entry Name: Rectory

Listing Date: 28 March 1974

Last Amended: 10 August 1992

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1282588

English Heritage Legacy ID: 389155

Location: Wirral, CH49

County: Wirral

Electoral Ward/Division: Upton

Built-Up Area: Birkenhead

Traditional County: Cheshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Merseyside

Church of England Parish: Woodchurch Holy Cross

Church of England Diocese: Chester

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Listing Text


SJ28NE CHURCH LANE, Woodchurch
789-1/3/290 (West side)
28/03/74 Rectory
(Formerly Listed as:
CHURCH LANE, Woodchurch
(West side)
The Old Rectory)


Rectory. 1861-2, replacing an earlier C19 or late C18
building. Brick with stone dressings, Welsh slate roof. Gothic
style. 2 storeys, 2-room plan with wide central entrance hall,
but the house formerly extended to north. Gable to left, with
paired mullioned windows to ground floor, and oriel bay
corbelled out above, with pointed lights and trefoil to gable
wall. Stone coping to gable carried on moulded kneelers.
Central doorway in gabled timber porch, the gable apex
advanced on curved struts. Doorway flanked by paired trefoiled
lights to hall. Canted bay to right with stone roof, and 3
trefoiled lights. Upper window beneath steep gabled dormer.
Axial and end wall stacks. Of an original painted interior,
only some stencilled joists and ceiling beams remain.

Listing NGR: SJ2756786772

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

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