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1-6, Manor Road, Birkenhead

Description: 1-6, Manor Road

Grade: II
Date Listed: 2 December 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 215478

OS Grid Reference: SJ3041980965
OS Grid Coordinates: 330419, 380965
Latitude/Longitude: 53.3210, -3.0460

Locality: Birkenhead
County: Wirral
Country: England
Postcode: CH63 1JP

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Listing Text

SJ 3080
(west side)
Thornton Hough
16/151 Nos. 1 to 6


Terrace of 6 houses. 1890 s. By William and Segar Owen.
Stone with timber-framing, brick stacks and tile roof. 2
storeys, 6 irregular bays. 2nd bay projects under gable,
4th bay breaks forward under gable, jettied 1st floor, 5th
and 6th bays, project. Timber-framing to 3rd bay and 1st
floor of 2nd and 4th bays. Windows have leaded glazing, 2nd
bay to ground floor has 4-light single-chamfered-mullioned
window, with decorated lintels; 3rd bay has windows of 2 and
4 lights, 4th bay has 4-light window, 5th and 6th bays have
4-light windows as to 2nd bay in 2 storey projections,
gabled with ball finials. 1st floor has 3-light windows,
those to 5th and 6th bays with double-chamfered mullions.
Entrances have plank doors with strap hinges, 1st and 5th
bay entrances have porches with Tuscan columns, that to 6th
bay with label mould with finial. Lateral stack to 1st bay
and returns of 2nd and 5th bays, all with diagonal shafts, 4
other stacks, one with twisted shafts. Left return has
projecting gabled bay.

Listing NGR: SJ3041980965

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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