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Moorside House and Attached Railings

A Grade II* Listed Building in Neston, Cheshire West and Chester

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.2907 / 53°17'26"N

Longitude: -3.0698 / 3°4'11"W

OS Eastings: 328787

OS Northings: 377611

OS Grid: SJ287776

Mapcode National: GBR 7Z0D.63

Mapcode Global: WH76M.TKD5

Entry Name: Moorside House and Attached Railings

Listing Date: 27 December 1962

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1387716

English Heritage Legacy ID: 475703

Location: Neston, Cheshire West and Chester, CH64

County: Cheshire West and Chester

Civil Parish: Neston

Built-Up Area: Neston

Traditional County: Cheshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cheshire

Church of England Parish: Neston St Mary and St Helen

Church of England Diocese: Chester

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Listing Text


NESTON

SJ2877 PARKGATE ROAD, Neston Town
794-1/5/82 (South side)
27/12/62 Moorside House and attached railings

GV II*

House. Early C18. Brown brick in Flemish bond with stone
plinth, doorcase and eaves cornice; double span roof of slate
with brick end stacks to both ranges.
EXTERIOR: 3-storey, 4-bay front. Four steps to left of centre
lead up to 8-panel front door in eared doorcase with panelled
reveals and shell hood. Windows are 6/6 sashes with exposed
weight boxes, painted stone sills and channelled wedge lintels
with keyblocks. Moulded eaves cornice surmounted by low solid
parapet.
INTERIOR: entrance hall with mahogany 6-panel doors and
cornice based on festoons. Dog-legged staircase with curtail
step, cut and bracketed string, wreathed handrail and dado
panelling to all floors. Dining room with dado panelling. Dado
moulds in bedrooms, with pilasters flanking mantels in
bedrooms in front range. Wooden ceiling cornice over fireplace
openings and above 6-panel doors of flanking cupboards.
6-panel doors with lugged architraves on rising HL-hinges.
SUBSIDIARY FEATURES: wrought-iron railings.

Listing NGR: SJ2878777611

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

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