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88 and 88a, Greendale Road, Birkenhead

Description: 88 and 88a, Greendale Road

Grade: II
Date Listed: 20 December 1965
English Heritage Building ID: 215443

OS Grid Reference: SJ3367584089
OS Grid Coordinates: 333675, 384089
Latitude/Longitude: 53.3495, -2.9978

Location: Greendale Road, Birkenhead, Wirral CH62 4XD

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

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Listing Text

SJ 3384 SE
(east side)
Port Sunlight
14/119 Nos. 88 and 88A
20.12.65 (Post Office)


Post Office and house. 1891. By Grayson and Ould. Timber-
framed on brick base, brick to rear; tile roof. 2 storeys,
2 bays; jettied 1st floor with jettied gable and decorative
timbering to 2nd bay. Windows have leaded casements.
Ground floor has 5-light transomed window to 1st bay, 2nd
bay has shop window of elliptical-headed plate glass lights
and leaded glazing to spandrels, one light to 1st bay, 5-
light canted oriel with transom to 2nd bay with bull's eye
in gable. Entrance with leaded overlight and plank door to
2nd bay; canted angle has elliptical-headed entrance. Right
return has 1st bay similar, 2 cross-casement windows with
jettied gablet; 2nd bay of brick, recessed with projecting
ground floor under lean-to roof. Angle has elaborate
wrought-iron sign on bracket with lettering; "POST/OFFICE".
Rear is brick, gableted window and privies.

Listing NGR: SJ3367584089

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Source: English Heritage

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