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Church of Holy Trinity, Birkenhead

Description: Church of Holy Trinity

Grade: II
Date Listed: 31 July 1975
English Heritage Building ID: 215368

OS Grid Reference: SJ3346082281
OS Grid Coordinates: 333460, 382281
Latitude/Longitude: 53.3332, -3.0006

Location: 14 Venables Close, Birkenhead, Wirral CH63 9LN

Locality: Birkenhead
County: Wirral
Country: England
Postcode: CH63 9LN

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Listing Text

SJ 38 SW
(south side)
6/49 Church of Holy
(formerly listed
31.07.75 as Poulton Hey)


House, now church. 1843. Pebble-dash with painted ashlar
dressings, slate roof. 2 storeys, 5 bays, the 5th bay
breaks forward under crow-stepped gable with projecting
stack which has lozenge and coat of arms. Windows have
architraves, those to ground floor have label moulds and
ovolo mullions to 2-light windows to 1st 2 bays, single
light to 4th bay; 1st floor has 2-light single-chamfered
mullioned windows with crow-stepped gables to 1st 3 bays,
4th bay has single triangular-head light. Windows are
sashed.C20 gabled porch has round-headed entrance. Cross-
axial and rear stacks. Right return of 3 bays, similar to
above, ground floor windows have transoms, 1st floor has
2:4:2-light windows, gablets with finials; all windows have
casements. Left return has C20 porch and merlon. Rear is
utilitarian, 1st bay recessed under gable, one crow-stepped
gablet and end wing with single-pitched roof. Built as
dower house for Poulton Hall though not used as such.

Listing NGR: SJ3346082281

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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