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16-22, Bridge Street (See Details for Further Address Information), Birkenhead

Description: 16-22, Bridge Street (See Details for Further Address Information)

Grade: II
Date Listed: 20 December 1965
English Heritage Building ID: 215345

OS Grid Reference: SJ3382084095
OS Grid Coordinates: 333820, 384095
Latitude/Longitude: 53.3496, -2.9956

Location: Wood Street, Birkenhead, Wirral CH62 4UY

Locality: Birkenhead
County: Wirral
Country: England
Postcode: CH62 4UY

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Listing Text

SJ 3384 SE
(west side)
Port Sunlight
14/35 Nos. 16 to 22
20.12.65 (even)


Includes No. 24 Park Road and No. 25 Wood Street. Terrace
of 6 houses. 1894. By Wilson and Talbot. Stone with
timber-framed 1st floor and slate roof with tile ridge. One
storey with attic, 6 bays, 2nd bay has jettied gabled 1st
floor, 3rd and 4th bays break forward under gable.
Weathered stone base, some decorative timber framing to
central bays, end of stone. Ground floor has single-
chamfered-mullioned windows, 1st bay has 4-light window, 2nd
and 5th bays have 5-light canted bay windows, that to 6th
bay of 2 storeys with gabled centre; 6th bay has 2-light
window. Central bays have 4-light casements with central
buttress. All windows have leaded glazing. 2nd bay to 1st
floor has paired 2-light windows; 3rd and 4th bays have 4-
light windows; 5th bay has 3-light mullioned window.
Entrances have Tudor heads, spandrels and plank doors. 5
cross-axial stacks, 2 with diagonal shafts, others with
twisted shafts. Right return has canted bay window with
deep parapet. Rear has 2 shaped gables, timber framed
gables; stone walled privies.

Listing NGR: SJ3382084095

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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