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IoE Number: 359777
Photographer: Mr Ronald May
Date Photographed: 20 February 2007
Date listed: 14 March 1975
Date of last amendment: 14 March 1975
Grade II*

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SJ 48 NWWOOLTON ROADL258/1396Allerton Hall

SJ 48 NW WOOLTON ROAD L25 8/1396 Allerton Hall 14.3.75. G.V. II* House, now banqueting suite for Liverpool Corporation. Originally C18, extended and finished for William Roscoe about 1812. Stone with hipped roof. 3 storeys, 11 bays, 2 bays at each end project, central 3 bays break forward. Rusticated ground floor, top frieze and parapet; quoins to 1st and 2nd floors. Central applied tetrastyle Ionic portico with pulvinated frieze. Windows to 1st and 2nd floor have architraves, those to 1st floor have friezes and cornices, those to projecting bays have pediments. All windows are sashed with glazing bars. Left return has canted bay, right return has 1st floor iron balcony. Interior: mostly Victorian cornices etc. but Oak Room has fine panelling with architraves to panels, eared architraves to doors which are surmounted by friezes, with medallion busts and swags, and pediments. Eared fireplace surround, pulvinated frieze and cornice. Overmantel with rococo scroll and pediment. Ceiling with fretwork border and rococo embellishment. Upstairs one room has triglyph frieze and 2 fluted Doric columns with full entablature framing fireplace (now blocked).

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