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158-168, New Chester Road, Birkenhead

Description: 158-168, New Chester Road

Grade: II
Date Listed: 20 December 1965
English Heritage Building ID: 215498

OS Grid Reference: SJ3385985020
OS Grid Coordinates: 333859, 385020
Latitude/Longitude: 53.3579, -2.9952

Location: 168 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
11/171 Nos. 158 to 168
20.12.65 (even)


Terrace of 6 houses. 1899. By H. Beswick. Brick with
stone dressings, terracotta frieze, pebbledash 1st floor
and tile roof; plastered gables with wreaths. Drip mould
and frieze over ground floor with terracotta frieze to end
bays; tile canopies over 1st floor windows with decorated
lintels and leaded glazing. 1st floor has 2 central windows
with 3-light projecting casements with curved sill boards in
gabled half-dormers. End bays have 4-light canted oriels
with shaped sill boards. Elliptical-headed entrances have
enriched spandrels and plank doors with strap hinges. 3
cross-axial stacks. Returns have porches with hipped roofs.
Rear similar, privies.

Listing NGR: SJ3385985020

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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