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1 and 2, the Green, Birkenhead

Description: 1 and 2, the Green

Grade: II
Date Listed: 2 December 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 215421

OS Grid Reference: SJ3506384248
OS Grid Coordinates: 335063, 384248
Latitude/Longitude: 53.3511, -2.9770

Location: 1 The Green, Birkenhead, Wirral CH62 4TT

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

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Listing Text

SJ 38 SE
(east side)
Bromborough Pool
7/97 Nos. 1 and 2


Pair of houses. 1850 s. Brick with stucco dressings,
hipped slate roof. 2 storeys, 4 bays, end bays break
forward. 1st floor sill band and top altered parapet. Tall
narrow round-headed recess between central bays. Windows
have architraves and are sashed with glazing bars; end bays
have canted bay windows with angle pilasters, frieze and
cornice. 2 round-headed dormer windows with casements.
Stacks to front and rear of ridge have round-headed recesses
and caps. Returns have porches with C20 1st floors, flat
pilasters, entablatures, round-headed entrance with 4-panel
doors and round-headed windows to returns. 4 lateral stacks.
Part of a planned village for Price's Patent Candle Company,
one of the earliest examples of a model industrial village.

Listing NGR: SJ3506384248

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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