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Walton Hospital (Original Building Only)

A Grade II Listed Building in Warbreck, Liverpool

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.4509 / 53°27'3"N

Longitude: -2.9692 / 2°58'9"W

OS Eastings: 335729

OS Northings: 395340

OS Grid: SJ357953

Mapcode National: GBR 774.PY

Mapcode Global: WH871.CJ9B

Plus Code: 9C5VF22J+98

Entry Name: Walton Hospital (Original Building Only)

Listing Date: 14 March 1975

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1361912

English Heritage Legacy ID: 359311

Location: Liverpool, L9

County: Liverpool

Electoral Ward/Division: Warbreck

Built-Up Area: Liverpool

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Merseyside

Church of England Parish: Walton-on-the-Hill St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Liverpool

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Description

SJ 39 NE RICE LANE
L9

1/964 Walton Hospital
(original
building only)
14.3.75.
G.V. II


Workhouse, now hospital, 1868. Brick with stone dressings,
slate roof. 3 storeys, 56 bays. 3-bay projecting centre with
23 bays to left, 22 bays to right and 4 x 4-bay end
pedimented pavilions. 1st floor sill band and top
modillioned cornice. Pavilions have rusticated quoins.
Windows have cut-brick flat arches with stone keys, those to
2nd floor are segmental-headed. Most are sashed with glazing
bars. Centre has sill bands, quoin strips and top frieze and
cornice. Projecting centre bay of stone with channelled
rustication forms base of tower and has 2-storey canted bay
window with central pediment. Flanking bays have 1st floor
windows with round tympana and banded arches. Entrances in
porches have round heads, consoled pediments and parapets.
Tower has 3 tall recesses on each side, the lower parts
louvred. 4-face clock in stone surrounds with flanking
colonnettes and banded pointed arches. Top frieze with
roundels, cornice and pierced parapet. Swept pavilion roof
has lucarnes and iron cresting. Flanking ranges have 4
entrances, now windows, with angle pilasters, friezes and
cornices; a further 2 now replaced by connecting corridors.
6 square louvres with ogival caps. Later extensions.


Listing NGR: SJ3572995340

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