This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.
We don't have any photos of this building yet. Why don't you be the first to send us one?
Latitude: 53.4337 / 53°26'1"N
Longitude: -2.9149 / 2°54'53"W
OS Eastings: 339315
OS Northings: 393375
OS Grid: SJ393933
Mapcode National: GBR 7MC.F3
Mapcode Global: WH872.6Y7K
Entry Name: Entrance Lodge at Margaret Beavan Special School
Listing Date: 27 April 1998
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1323719
English Heritage Legacy ID: 469244
Location: Liverpool, L12
Electoral Ward/Division: West Derby
Built-Up Area: Liverpool
Traditional County: Lancashire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Merseyside
Church of England Parish: West Derby St Mary
Church of England Diocese: Liverpool
SJ 39 SE LIVERPOOL ALMONDS GREEN
392/4/10105 Entrance Lodge at
Margaret Beavan Special
Lodge, attached boundary walls, railings and gate. C.1880, with late C20 additions and alterations. Thought to be the work of J. Francis Doyle, architect of Liverpool. Smooth red brick, tall clustered shaft chimney stack and a Westmorland slate roof covering, laid to diminishing courses. Irregular T-plan house, with gabled entrance front, with catslide roof forming porch to doorway to right. Gable to left, 2 storeys, with decorative brickwork to apex, imitating form of strutted king post truss. Below, 2, 2-light casement windows, each 6 -paned, below gauged brick arched heads, and flanked by blind panels with roughcast facings. Dog-tooth storey band above tall,3 light casement to centre of gable, the lights of 8 panes. Panelled door within recess beneath catslide roof, carried on timber bracket to corner post. Gable to right, set back, with shallow first floor 3-light window above taller 2-lght ground floor opening. Flat-roofed single storeyed C20 additon to rear.
INTERIOR: Not inspected. To left of front gable, a short flanking wall, 2 metres high extends further left, and incorporates doorway to rear garden. It links with a stone wall which extends forward to corner pier, then right as a low stone boundary wall, with half-round copings surmounted by cast-iron railings. These end at entrance gateway formed by low stone gate piers with moulded caps and railed gate. The lodge forms a group with the Margaret Beavan School, (item 4/10103) and the boundary wall, gatepiers and postbox (item 4/10106)
Listing NGR: SJ3931593375
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
Other nearby listed buildings