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298 and 300, New Chester Road, Birkenhead

Description: 298 and 300, New Chester Road

Grade: II
Date Listed: 20 December 1965
English Heritage Building ID: 215518

OS Grid Reference: SJ3411684471
OS Grid Coordinates: 334116, 384471
Latitude/Longitude: 53.3530, -2.9913

Location: A41, Birkenhead, Wirral CH62 4RH

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

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Listing Text

SJ 38 SW
(west side)
Port Sunlight
Nos. 298 and 300


Pair of houses. 1898. By Jonathan Simpson. Brick with
stone dressings, plaster and timber-framed 1st floor, tile
roof. One storey with attic, 2 bays, 1st floor jettied on
decorated bressumers, centre and half dormers timber-framed.
Ground floor has projecting 4-light single-chamfered-
mulioned windows with transoms and leaded glazing. 1st
floor gabled half dormers have 4-light small-paned
casements. Entrance to 1st bay in recess with timber post,
decorated lintel and half-glazed door with small-paned
light. Cross-axial and gable-end stacks. Left return has
single lights, with stone lintels, timber-framed gable with
central diapering and jettied timber-framed apex. Right
return has canopies to entrances. Rear similar, 2 gabled half-
dormers and privies.

Listing NGR: SJ3411684471

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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