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Bridge Cottage, Birkenhead

Description: Bridge Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 20 December 1965
English Heritage Building ID: 215528

OS Grid Reference: SJ3372884174
OS Grid Coordinates: 333728, 384174
Latitude/Longitude: 53.3503, -2.9970

Location: 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
14/201 No. 23 (Bridge
(formerly listed
20.12.65 with Nos. 19 and 21)


House. 1894. By Douglas an d Fordham. Irregular flint on brick
base with stone dressings, tile roof with hipped end. 2
storeys, 2 bays with canted corner bay and one-bay return to
Bridge Street. Corner bay projects under shaped gable, jettied
1st floor. Cornice to ground floor. Windows have ovolo
mullions and leaded glazing, those to ground floor with
transoms, that to 1st bay of 3 lights with ogee heads, small
light with decorated lintel to right of entrance. 1st floor hs
4-light windows. Entrance in elliptical-arched recess with
half-glazed door and doorcase; leaded glazing. Corner has
canted bay window to ground floor and 4-light window to 1st
floor both with ogee-headed lights. Return has tile-hung gable
and canted bay with lights to angles and jettied stack Cross-
axial stack with twisted shafts. Rear similar, small-paned
casements, rear stack and privies. Home of Lord Leverhulme,

Listing NGR: SJ3372884174

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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