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2-16, Circular Drive (See Details for Further Address Information), Birkenhead

Description: 2-16, Circular Drive (See Details for Further Address Information)

Grade: II
Date Listed: 20 December 1965
English Heritage Building ID: 215388

OS Grid Reference: SJ3363285081
OS Grid Coordinates: 333632, 385081
Latitude/Longitude: 53.3584, -2.9987

Locality: Birkenhead
County: Wirral
Country: England
Postcode: CH62 5EW

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Listing Text

SJ 3385 SE
(south-west side)
Port Sunlight
11/68 Nos. 2 to 16
20.12.65 (even)


Includes Nos. 2 and 4 Primrose Hill. Terrace of 10 houses.
1899. By W. and S. Owen. Brick with pebble-dash and tile
roofs. 2 storeys, 7 bays, canted corner bay and 4 bays to
Primrose Hill. 3rd, 4th and 5th bays project under jettied
gables, end bay projects by one bay. Canted bay projects
under gable. Windows have small-paned casements; those to
ground floor have gauged-brick flat arches. 1st floor has
4-light canted oriels, that to 1st bay is half-canted,
adjoining canted bay. Canted bay has cornice to 1st floor
window. Entrances have gauged-brick flat arches and plank
doors. End bay has projecting lateral stack with adjoining
half-canted window, 6 cross-axial stacks. Primrose Hill
facade has 1st bay projecting under gable, 2nd bay has
ground floor projection under lateral lean-to roof
supporting half-canted window with cornice. End bay has
oriel with tile-hung gable. Right return has 1st floor 3-
light window, the central one segmental-headed; inserted C20
casement. Drip mould over ground floor diapering to 1st
floor. Rear similar; privies.

Listing NGR: SJ3363285081

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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