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55-67, Pool Bank, Birkenhead

Description: 55-67, Pool Bank

Grade: II
Date Listed: 20 December 1965
English Heritage Building ID: 215545

OS Grid Reference: SJ3384184871
OS Grid Coordinates: 333841, 384871
Latitude/Longitude: 53.3566, -2.9955

Location: 9 Knox Close, Birkenhead, Wirral CH62 5EX

Locality: Birkenhead
County: Wirral
Country: England
Postcode: CH62 5EX

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Listing Text

SJ 3384 NE
(east side)
Port Sunlight
13/214 Nos. 55 to 67
20.12.65 (odd)


Terrace of 7 houses. 1899. By Douglas and Minshull, No. 55
destroyed in war and rebuilt 1947. Brick with stone
dressings, pebbledash 1st floor and tile roof. 2 storeys, 7
bays, 2 bays at each end project, each gabled. Ground floor
cornice, the central bay flanked by raking buttresses.
Ground floor has 5-light double-chamfered-mullioned windows,
those to end bays of 4 lights, with leaded glazing. 1st
floor has 5-light leaded casements to gabled bays; other
bays have 4-light windows in gabled half dormers. Entrances
have decorated lintels and plank doors with 2 leaded lights,
those to end bays paired under flat canopies. 3 cross-axial
and return lateral stacks. Rear similar, plaster 1st floor,
raking dormers, paired gables, privies.

Listing NGR: SJ3384184871

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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