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28-36, Park Road, Birkenhead

Description: 28-36, Park Road

Grade: II
Date Listed: 20 December 1965
English Heritage Building ID: 215535

OS Grid Reference: SJ3385284185
OS Grid Coordinates: 333852, 384185
Latitude/Longitude: 53.3504, -2.9952

Location: 26 Park Road, Birkenhead, Wirral CH62 4UU

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

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Listing Text

SJ 3384 SE
(south side)
Port Sunlight
14/206 Nos. 28 to 36
20.12.65 (even)


Terrace of 5 houses. 1895. By William Owen. Brick with
terracotta dressings, some pebbledash and timber-framing,
tile roof. 2 storeys, 5 bays, central 3 bays have Dutch
gables. 1st bay has pebbledash 1st floor, end bay has
timber-framed 1st foor. Cornice to ground floor, sill course
and cornice to 3 bays of 1st floor. Windows have leaded
glazing. Ground floor has double-chambered-mullioned
windows, brick mullions and 4 lights to central bays. End
bays have 5-light canted bay windows with blind traceried
heads. 1st floor has paired 2-light mullioned windows with
decorative heads and segmental pediments; end bays have 3-
light casements in gabled half dormers. Entrances have
lintels with cambered heads and foliated spandrels, 4-panel
doors with leaded lights, the central ones with flat
canopies, end bays in recessed porches, with low walls squat
columns and decorated bressumers. 2 lateral stacks, one
projecting as buttress, and 3 cross-axial stacks with
corbelling and water spouts. Rear similar with privies.

Listing NGR: SJ3385284185

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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