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142-146, New Chester Road, Birkenhead

Description: 142-146, New Chester Road

Grade: II
Date Listed: 20 December 1965
English Heritage Building ID: 215496

OS Grid Reference: SJ3382885089
OS Grid Coordinates: 333828, 385089
Latitude/Longitude: 53.3585, -2.9957

Location: B5136, Birkenhead, Wirral CH62 4RF

Locality: Birkenhead
County: Wirral
Country: England
Postcode: CH62 4RF

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Listing Text

SJ 3384 SE
(west side)
Port Sunlight
11/169 Nos. 142, 144
and 146
(formerly listed
with Nos. 134 to
20.12.65 140 [even])


Terrace of 3 houses. 1900. By Wilson and Talbot. Brick
with stone dressings, timber-framed 1st floor and tile roof.
2 storeys, 5 bays, the 1st bay projects under gable, the
rest have jettied 1st floor on Tuscan column. Ground
floor has 4-light double-chamfered-mullioned window with
drip mould, the other bays have 5-light bow windows, all
with leaded glazing. 1st floor 3-light windows, those to
2nd and 5th bays with gablets; that to 1st bay is 4-light
canted oriel under jettied gable. Entrances have decorated
lintels and 4-panel doors with 3 leaded lights. 3 cross-
axial stacks and lateral stack with diagonal flues to right
of 1st bay. Returns have gableted windows and entrances
under flat canopies. Rear similar, plaster 1st floor,
gables and dormers, privies.

Listing NGR: SJ3382885089

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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