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The Hazels

A Grade II Listed Building in St Michaels, Knowsley

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Latitude: 53.4258 / 53°25'32"N

Longitude: -2.8247 / 2°49'28"W

OS Eastings: 345296

OS Northings: 392431

OS Grid: SJ452924

Mapcode National: GBR 8XQT.8N

Mapcode Global: WH879.L530

Plus Code: 9C5VC5GG+84

Entry Name: The Hazels

Listing Date: 6 June 1951

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1283592

English Heritage Legacy ID: 215272

Location: St. Michaels, Knowsley, L34

County: Knowsley

Electoral Ward/Division: St Michaels

Built-Up Area: Liverpool

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Merseyside

Church of England Parish: Huyton St Michael

Church of England Diocese: Liverpool

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SJ 49 SE
(south side)
6/14 The Hazels

(Formerly Listed as The Hazels, Liverpool Polytechnic C.F.
Mott Campus)

House, part of Polytechnic at the time of listing. Rainwater heads dated 1764.
Brick with stone dressings, slate roof. Double-pile plan; 3
storeys, 5 bays with pediment spanning entire width. 3-bay
centre breaks forward under secondary pediment. Band over
ground floor, 1st floor sill band and top cornice. Windows
have gauged-brick flat arches and are sashed; those to 2nd
floor have casements. Porch, probably later, has angle
pilasters and entablature; glazed doorcase. Left return of
5 bays with 3-bay centre breaking forward. Ionic Venetian
window to stair. Right return has low extension and C19
servants' wing. Rear of 3 wide bays, the central bay
breaking forward with 3-storey canted bay window. Ground
floor has Tuscan colonnade to canted bay. 1st floor central
window has architrave, frieze and consoled pediment, those
to sides have cornices over gauged-brick flat arches.
Venetian window to 1st and 3rd bays with balustraded aprons.
Balustrade to canted bay. Interior: stone-flagged floors to
hall and passages. Hall has cornice and niches flanking
elliptical arch with Tuscan columns; fireplace. Passage has
groin vault on Tuscan columns. Stair to each end, that to
left is imperial stair with stone steps moulded underneath,
square balusters and weathered handrails. Stair to right is
open well service stair with similar details. 1st floor
groin vaulted passage. Panelled room has marble fireplace
with coloured panels and iron grate with swags and urn.

Listing NGR: SJ4529692431

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