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National Westminster Bank and Heritage Centre, Birkenhead

Description: National Westminster Bank and Heritage Centre

Grade: II
Date Listed: 20 December 1965
English Heritage Building ID: 215445

OS Grid Reference: SJ3373584034
OS Grid Coordinates: 333735, 384034
Latitude/Longitude: 53.3490, -2.9969

Location: Greendale Road, Birkenhead, Wirral CH62 4XE

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

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Listing Text

SJ 3384 SE
(east side)
Port Sunlight
14/121 Nos. 93 to 94
(National Westminster
Bank) and Nos. 95
and 96 (Heritage
20.12.65 Centre)


4 hostels for girls, now bank and Heritage Centre. 1896. By
Maxwell and Tuke. Brick with timber-framed canopy to ground
floor. 1st floor has pargetted frieze with strapwork,
decorative timbering above with jettied gables. Ground floor
has sashed windows with glazing bars, 3-light canted bay
windows and elliptical-headed windows, originally entrances,
one now remains to 2nd bay, with plank door. 1st floor has 3
small-paned casements of 2 lights to each bay. Inserted cash-
point in bay window of 1st bay. Cross-axial and gable-end
stack. Returns have bow windows, that to right return with
inserted entrance, stacks project with flanking half-canted
oriels. Rear has large projections with rear blocks, that to
left with hipped roof, that to right mid,C20.

Listing NGR: SJ3373584034

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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