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8-15, Jubilee Crescent, Birkenhead

Description: 8-15, Jubilee Crescent

Grade: II
Date Listed: 20 December 1965
English Heritage Building ID: 215452

OS Grid Reference: SJ3375684456
OS Grid Coordinates: 333756, 384456
Latitude/Longitude: 53.3528, -2.9967

Location: The Causeway, Birkenhead, Wirral CH62 5DP

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

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Listing Text

SJ 3384 SE
(east side)
Port Sunlight
14/128 Nos. 8 to 15
20.12.65 (consec)


Terrace of 8 houses. 1938. By J. Lomax Simpson. Brick
with stone dressings some plaster and weatherboard, and tile
roofs. 2 storeys, 14 bays, crescent plan with returns. End
bays have projecting lateral stacks with random quoins and
small lights; 2nd, 3rd and 12th, 13th bays have jettied
plastered 1st floors on braced posts; 4th and 11th bays
project under jettied gables. Windows have leaded
casements, most of 3 lights; paired rectangular bay windows
to 5th, 6th and 9th, 10th bays. 4th and 11th bays have 2-
storey 4-light canted bay windows, 2nd bay has canted bay
window, 13th bay has half-canted window adjoining porch.
1st floor has dormers with weatherboarded gables. Entrances
have plank doors with small paned lights. Gable ends have
4-light ground floor window. Canted bays have ground floors
under lean-to roofs. Returns have gabled bays as above,
then recessed bay and 2-storey re-entrant porches and doors
with vertical strips and strap hinges. 7 cross-axial
stacks. Rear have flat-roofed projections.

Listing NGR: SJ3375684456

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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