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51-59, Lower Road (See Details for Further Address Information), Birkenhead

Description: 51-59, Lower Road (See Details for Further Address Information)

Grade: II
Date Listed: 20 December 1965
English Heritage Building ID: 215465

OS Grid Reference: SJ3369884813
OS Grid Coordinates: 333698, 384813
Latitude/Longitude: 53.3560, -2.9976

Location: Central Road, Birkenhead, Wirral CH62 5EJ

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

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Listing Text

SJ 3384 NE
(east side)
Port Sunlight
20.12.65 Nos. 51 to 59


Includes Nos. 66 to 72 (even) Central Road. Terrace of 9
houses. 1906. By J. Lomax Simpson. Roughcast and timber-
framing on brick base, some weatherboarding, stone slate roof.
2 storeys, 7-bay canted angle, 5 bays to Lower Road and 2 bays
to Central Road. Angle is timber framed, the rest is
roughcast with weatherboarded 1st floor. Centre projecting
gabled bay, jettied 1st floor and gable. 2nd and 6th bays
also project under gables with jettied 1st floors. Windows
have leaded casements of 3 and 4 lights, central rectangular
bay window and 1st floor bowed oriel, flanking bays have
hipped half dormers. Facade to central street has 1st floor
jettied on coving. Central 1st floor paired gablets.
Entrances have small-paned lights, those to angle in lateral
lean-to porches. 9 brick stacks. Rear roughcast, gables and
small-paned casements.

Listing NGR: SJ3369884813

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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