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The Bold Hotel

A Grade II Listed Building in Southport, Sefton

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.6512 / 53°39'4"N

Longitude: -3.001 / 3°0'3"W

OS Eastings: 333934

OS Northings: 417651

OS Grid: SD339176

Mapcode National: GBR 7VH6.2W

Mapcode Global: WH861.WH49

Plus Code: 9C5RMX2X+FJ

Entry Name: The Bold Hotel

Listing Date: 21 September 1951

Last Amended: 29 July 1999

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1379665

English Heritage Legacy ID: 479065

Location: Sefton, PR9

County: Sefton

Electoral Ward/Division: Duke's

Built-Up Area: Southport

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Merseyside

Church of England Parish: Southport Holy Trinity

Church of England Diocese: Liverpool

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Listing Text

This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 19/09/2017

SD3317NE
664-1/9/102

SOUTHPORT
LORD STREET (West side)
No. 583 The Bold Hotel

(Formerly listed as No.587, The New Bold Hotel, previously listed as: LORD STREET (West side) No.587 Bold Hotel)
21/09/51

GV
II

Hotel. 1832, altered. By Thomas Mawdsley. White painted stucco, slate roof. Late Georgian style. Double-depth, double fronted plan plus rear wing.

EXTERIOR: Three storeys and attics; five-window range. Symmetrical; with a plinth and a prominent moulded cornice with blocking course. The centre has a tetrastyle Doric porch with fluted columns and an entablature with triglyphs, guttae and moulded cornice; the outer bays have two-storey canted bay windows with panelled frieze and prominent dentilled cornice at each level; the other windows have raised sills and plain reveals, and all these windows are 1/1 horned sashes. Roof with coped gables and four chimneys on the front slope. Small single-storey flat-roofed addition to left. The right-hand return, to Seabank Road, has a round-headed doorway with console imposts and moulded head with raised lettering: LICENSED DEALER IN SPIRITUOUS LIQUORS. Over the first floor a very long panel with moulded surround and raised lettering: THE BOLD FAMILY HOTEL; and further to the rear a two-storey eight-window wing which has a moulded cornice on brackets over the ground floor and 2/2 sashes at first floor.

INTERIOR: remodelled in late C20.

Probably the oldest surviving hotel in Southport.

Listing NGR: SD3393417651

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

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