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1-7, Park Road, Birkenhead

Description: 1-7, Park Road

Grade: II
Date Listed: 20 December 1965
English Heritage Building ID: 215525

OS Grid Reference: SJ3369084112
OS Grid Coordinates: 333690, 384112
Latitude/Longitude: 53.3497, -2.9976

Location: 1 Park Road, Birkenhead, Wirral CH62 4US

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

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Listing Text

SJ 3384 SE
(north side)
Port Sunlight
14/198 Nos. 1 to 7
20.12.65 (odd)


Terrace of 4 houses. 1892-4. By William Owen. Brick with
pebbledash and timber-framed 1st floor, tile roof. 2-
storeys, 4 bays. Central 2 bays timber-framed with pargetted
gables, 4th bay has half timber-framed with gable, rest
pebbledash, as is 1st bay. Central buttress, drip mould to
pebbledash bays, gables have strap work with panels
inscribed "LLB" and "AD 1892". Windows have small-paned
casements, those to ground floor are 4-light canted bays.
1st floor has 2-light windows, paired to central bays, 1st
bay has flat-topped half dormer. Entrances have stone
lintels and plank doors with strap hinges, those to central
bays with flanking small windows, those to end bays in
recesses with decorated bressumers on squat pillars and low
walls, 1st bay has lateral stack, stack between 3rd and 4th
bays and one cross-axial stack. Tile-hung gable-ends. Rear
similar with privies.

Listing NGR: SJ3369084112

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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