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8-11, the Causeway (See Details for Further Address Information), Birkenhead

Description: 8-11, the Causeway (See Details for Further Address Information)

Grade: II
Date Listed: 20 December 1965
English Heritage Building ID: 215453

OS Grid Reference: SJ3370984530
OS Grid Coordinates: 333709, 384530
Latitude/Longitude: 53.3535, -2.9974

Location: The Causeway, Birkenhead, Wirral CH62 5DZ

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

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Listing Text

SJ 3384 NE
(east side)
Port Sunlight
13/129 Nos. 1 to 4
20.12.65 (consec)


Includes Nos. 8 to 11 (consec) The Causeway. 9 houses.
1913. By J. Lomax Simpson. Brick with stone dressings,
some roughcast, hipped tile roofs. 2 storeys, 6 bays, 2nd
and 5th bays project under gables, end bay gabled. Gabled
bays have random stone quoins and brick coping, end bay
diapered. 3rd and 4th bays have roughcast 1st floor jettied
on brackets, and deep bracketed eaves. Windows have small-
paned casements, those to gabled bays segmental headed;
those to end 2 bays have diamond panes. Ground floor has
4:5:5:4-light window, with 4-light canted bay window to end
bay. 1st floor has 4-light and 2nd bay 3-light window.
Entrances have plank doors with small-paned lights, that to
1st bay in lean-to porch. 3 cross-axial stacks. Facade to
The Causeway similar, with paired gable bays with projecting
stacks, the bays between have 1st floor paired projecting
windows with panel between dated 1913. Cross-axial stack.
Rear similar.

Listing NGR: SJ3370984530

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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