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240 and 242, New Chester Road, Birkenhead

Description: 240 and 242, New Chester Road

Grade: II
Date Listed: 20 December 1965
English Heritage Building ID: 215508

OS Grid Reference: SJ3400584714
OS Grid Coordinates: 334005, 384714
Latitude/Longitude: 53.3552, -2.9930

Location: B5136, Birkenhead, Wirral CH62 4RQ

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

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Listing Text

SJ 38 SW
(west side)
Port Sunlight
6/181 Nos. 240 and 242


Pair of houses. 1898. By Grayson and Ould. Brick with
plaster 1st floor, terracotta dormers; hipped tile roof.
One storey with attic, 2 bays. Cornice to ground floor.
Ground floor has 5-light canted bay windows with leaded
casements and hipped roofs. 1st floor has cross-mullion
windows with gabled half dormers with crockets and finials
and traceried parapets. Entrances have plank doors. Cross-
axial stack. Returns have buttresses flush with front. Rear

Listing NGR: SJ3400584714

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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