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6 and 7, Neston Road, Thornton Hough

Description: 6 and 7, Neston Road

Grade: II
Date Listed: 2 December 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 215490

OS Grid Reference: SJ3039380918
OS Grid Coordinates: 330393, 380918
Latitude/Longitude: 53.3206, -3.0464

Location: B5136, Wirral CH63 1JF

Locality: Thornton Hough
County: Wirral
Country: England
Postcode: CH63 1JF

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Listing Text

SJ 3040
(north side)
Thornton Hough
16/163 Nos. 6 and 7


2 houses. 1893. By Douglas and Fordham. Brick with stone
dressings, tile roof. 2 storeys, 4 bays, 1st 2 bays project
under gable, 2nd 2 bays have hipped roof, the 4th bay
breaking forward under shaped gable. Stone drip moulds,
coped gables with flush bands and quoins to 1st and 2nd
bays, end weathered stone buttress, some diapering to 1st
and 2nd bays. Windows have leaded glazing, 1st bay has 2-
light double-chamfered-mullioned windows, other bays have
elliptical-headed lights to mullioned windows; ground floor
windows of one light to 3rd bay, 3 lights to 4th bay, 1st
floor has windows of 1 light to 2nd and 3rd bays; of 3
lights to 4th bay. Plaque to 4th bay has date, strapwork
and mask. Entrance to 2nd bay has segmental pointed head,
3rd bay has decorated lintel, plank doors have strap hinges
and 2 leaded lights. 1st and 2nd bays have corbelled
gable-end stack with 2 diagonal shafts. Left return
similar, lateral stack with abutting half-gabled dormer.

Listing NGR: SJ3039380918

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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