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178-190, New Chester Road, Birkenhead

Description: 178-190, New Chester Road

Grade: II
Date Listed: 20 December 1965
English Heritage Building ID: 215500

OS Grid Reference: SJ3388784955
OS Grid Coordinates: 333887, 384955
Latitude/Longitude: 53.3573, -2.9948

Location: B5136, Birkenhead, Wirral CH62 4RG

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

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Listing Text

SJ 3385 NE
(west side)
Port Sunlight
13/173 Nos. 178 to 190
20.12.65 (even)


Terrace of 7 houses. 1897. By Ernest George and Yeates.
Roughcast on brick base, hipped tile roof. 2 storeys, 3
bays, with 2-bay re-entrant wings. Brick base to sill
level, 1st floor sill band and top dentilled cornice.
Windows have leaded casements, those to ground floor with
cornices; central gabled 2-storey rectangular bay window.
Ground floor windows of 5 lights, returns have 2 and 4-
4-light windows, ends have 3-light windows. 1st floor has
4:5:4-light windows, return windows of 3 and 5 lights.
Entrances have flat canopies, some paired, and 4-panel doors
with leaded lights. One cross-axial stack has round-headed
panels, 4 outer return lateral stacks have strips. Rear
similar, privies.

Listing NGR: SJ3388784955

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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