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1-7, Lower Road, Birkenhead

Description: 1-7, Lower Road

Grade: II
Date Listed: 20 December 1965
English Heritage Building ID: 215460

OS Grid Reference: SJ3353884903
OS Grid Coordinates: 333538, 384903
Latitude/Longitude: 53.3568, -3.0000

Location: 1 Lower Road, Birkenhead, Wirral CH62 5EG

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

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Listing Text

SJ 3384 NE
(east side)
Port Sunlight
Nos. 1 to 7

4 houses. 1901. By Grayson and Ould. Roughcast on brick
base, tile roof. One storey with attic, 4 bays; 1st bay
recessed with lateral stack. Band over ground floor.
Window have leaded casements. Ground floor has 2-storey
canted bay window of 5 lights to 2nd and 4th bays; 3rd bay
has 4-light rectangular bay window, the roof comes down over
it and forms canopies to flanking entrances. 3-light window
to 1st bay. 1st floor has gabled dormer to 1st bay; 4-light
gabled roof dormer to 3rd bay. Entrances have plank doors
and leaded lights. 2 cross-axial and one gable-end stacks.
Left return has half-canted oriel adjoining Nos. 37-45
Primrose Hill (q.v.). Rear similar, gabled dormers.

Listing NGR: SJ3353884903

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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