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5-20, King Georges Drive, Birkenhead

Description: 5-20, King Georges Drive

Grade: II
Date Listed: 20 December 1965
English Heritage Building ID: 215454

OS Grid Reference: SJ3368584632
OS Grid Coordinates: 333685, 384632
Latitude/Longitude: 53.3544, -2.9978

Location: King George's Dr, Birkenhead, Wirral CH62 5DX

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

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Listing Text

SJ 3384 NE
(east side)
Port Sunlight
13/130 Nos. 5 to 20
20.12.65 (consec)


Terrace of 15 houses. 1913. By J. Lomax Simpson.
Roughcast with weatherboarding to 1st floor, wings brick
with stone dressing with roughcast 1st floor, and timber-
framed inner bays, stone slate roof. 2 storey, 7 bays,
jettied 1st floor,3 central bays breaking forward under
triple gables, the end ones asymmetrical. 3-bay returns and
5 bay wings with gabled inner bays, with jettied 1st floors,
wing to left has jettied gabled 1st floor to 3rd bay with
timber-framed gable, 4th gabled bay, that to right has 4th
bay breaking forward under gable. Windows have leaded
casements some diamond, some rectangular quarries, the wings
with recessed flat-faced mullions. Most windows of 4 lights.
Returns have half-canted bay window abutting projecting
lateral stacks. Entrances have doors with small-paned
lights. Right wing has lateral stack with half-canted bay
window abutting it.

Listing NGR: SJ3368584632

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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