John Lennon's Childhood House
251 Menlove Avenue, 251 Menlove Ave, Liverpool L25 7SA, UK
About John Lennon's Childhood House
251 Menlove Avenue is the childhood home of the Beatles' John Lennon. The Grade II listed building on Allerton Road was owned by George Smith, the husband of John Lennon's Aunt Mimi.The musician stayed at the home as an infant with his mother, Julia and after his mother's death would frequently visit the house and his family.
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