Gate House at the entrance to Croxteth Park
Gate House marks the entrance to Croxeth Park.
the walls of the Gate House there is an ‘s’ and a coat of
arms, which stands for Lord Sefton.
is a bay window that enabled the Gate keeper to see and
hear the horses or someone coming.
the gates of Croxteth park, there are lions holding a flag
with the Molyneaux cross on it.
gatehouse belonged to Lord Sefton, however the Molyneaux
family built it.
was built on the Molyneaux site.
was made from sandstone.
It has a gargoyle on the drain pipe which drained the water
from the roof.
man who lived in the gate house opened and closed the gates
(which was a very important job)