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Melton Grange

A Grade II Listed Building in Southport, Sefton

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.6605 / 53°39'37"N

Longitude: -2.9765 / 2°58'35"W

OS Eastings: 335568

OS Northings: 418671

OS Grid: SD355186

Mapcode National: GBR 7VN3.DJ

Mapcode Global: WH862.78W3

Plus Code: 9C5VM26F+6C

Entry Name: Melton Grange

Listing Date: 15 November 1972

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1379564

English Heritage Legacy ID: 478951

Location: Sefton, PR9

County: Sefton

Electoral Ward/Division: Meols

Built-Up Area: Southport

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Merseyside

Church of England Parish: Southport Emmanuel

Church of England Diocese: Liverpool

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Listing Text


SOUTHPORT

SD31NE CAMBRIDGE ROAD
664-1/2/24 (North side)
15/11/72 No.47
Melton Grange

GV II

Villa, now residential home for the elderly. Probably c1890;
slightly altered. Glazed red brick in Flemish bond, with some
sandstone dressings, some red terracotta, and steeply-pitched
red tiled roof. Eclectic style with some Queen-Anne Revival
features. Double-depth double-fronted plan.
EXTERIOR: 2 storeys with basement and attic; 5-window range.
Almost symmetrical; with a semicircular turret to the first
bay and a cylindrical corner turret to the right linked by a
balustraded terrace and a pentice roof to the ground floor. In
the centre is a flight of steps up to a 2-centred arched stone
doorway with chamfered jambs, moulded head and carved
spandrels (including blank shields).
Flanking the doorway are coupled sashed windows. At first
floor the turrets have octagonal windows and steep octagonal
roofs swept over the eaves, the centre has 3 canted oriel
windows, and all these windows have wooden mullions and
transoms, and original patterned leaded glazing.
The roof has a central pair of chimney stacks linked by a
2-centred arch and an iron bar with scrolled wrought-iron
decoration, flanked by a pair of dormers with applied
half-timbering, moulded cornices and pargeted gables with
terracotta finials; another tall chimney to the left.
INTERIOR: not inspected.
Forms group with Church of Emmanuel (qv).

Listing NGR: SD3556818671

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

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