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Fire Station, Birkenhead

Description: Fire Station

Grade: II
Date Listed: 2 December 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 215530

OS Grid Reference: SJ3375384052
OS Grid Coordinates: 333753, 384052
Latitude/Longitude: 53.3492, -2.9966

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
(south side)
Port Sunlight
14/203 Fire Station


Fire Station, 1902. By William and Segar Owen. Brick with
stone dressings, tile roofs. 4 bays with later small
extensions to each end and to rear, 2 bays to right canted
forward, with loft. Left 2 bays have flat-topped projection
with cornice and triple doors with small-paned glazing to each
bay; top panel inscribed "FIRE ENGINE STATION". Right 2 bays
have elliptical-headed windows with 3-light transomed leaded
casements. Elliptical-headed entrances, that to left with
plank door, the other C20. Loft is diapered, to left end a
loading door with jettied shingled gable, plank door with
small-paned glazing. 2 triangular louvres to roofs. Right
return has loading door with cat head.

Listing NGR: SJ3375384052

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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