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262-266, New Chester Road, Birkenhead

Description: 262-266, New Chester Road

Grade: II
Date Listed: 20 December 1965
English Heritage Building ID: 215512

OS Grid Reference: SJ3404184641
OS Grid Coordinates: 334041, 384641
Latitude/Longitude: 53.3545, -2.9924

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
6/185 Nos. 262, 264
20.12.65 and 266


3 houses. 1896-8. By William Owen. Brick with plaster 1st
floor, tile-hung gables with fishscale bands and hipped tile
roof. 2 storeys, 3 bays; 1st floor of 1st bay jettied on
bracket and post under asymmetrical gable; 2nd bay gabled.
Cornice to ground floor. Windows have 4-light leaded
casements, 2nd and 3rd bay ground floor window have gauged-
brick cambered arches, 3rd bay of 1st floor has flat-topped
dormer. Elliptical-headed entrances have plank doors, that
to 1st bay straight-headed. 2 cross-axial stacks and left
return lateral stack. Entrance to right return. Rainwater
heads dated 1896. Rear similar.

Listing NGR: SJ3404184641

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Source: English Heritage

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