The former Clegg's Felt Factory
(originally Gateacre Brewery)
Gateacre Brow, Liverpool

AS IT IS TODAY - May 2005

Clegg's Felt Factory is a Grade II Listed Building, standing at the heart of the Gateacre Village Conservation Area opposite the village green. The official list describes it as follows: "Factory, originally a brewery, c.1870s. Common brick with red, blue and yellow brick and stone dressings, fishscale slate roof. 3 storeys, 5 bays. Sill bands and top cornice. Ground and first floors have segmental-headed windows with red and blue brick heads; small-paned casements. Red, blue and yellow brick roundels between ground-floor windows and diamonds between 1st floor windows, 2nd floor windows of 7 square lights with small-paned casements, returns have open pediments, 4-light 2nd floor windows and roundels above; right return at 3 bays as front. Rectangular louvre has hipped roof with hexagonal slates, iron crsting and weather cock. Tall stack to rear, and extensions of no special interest."

All images on this page
Mike Chitty of the
Gateacre Society

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