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40-50, Primrose Hill, Birkenhead

Description: 40-50, Primrose Hill

Grade: II
Date Listed: 20 December 1965
English Heritage Building ID: 215565

OS Grid Reference: SJ3354084976
OS Grid Coordinates: 333540, 384976
Latitude/Longitude: 53.3575, -3.0000

Location: Primrose Hill, Birkenhead, Wirral CH62 5EW

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

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Listing Text

SJ 3384 NE
(north-west side)
Port Sunlight
13/231 Nos. 40 to 50
20.12.65 (even)


Terrace of 6 houses. 1899. By Edmund Kirby. Brick with tile
roof. 2 storeys, 6 bays, end and central bays break forward
under gables, roof brought down as canopy to ground floor;
recessed ends. Windows have sashed lights with leaded upper
sashes. Ground floor has 4-light windows; 2nd and 5th bays
have 5-light windows. 1st floor has segmental-headed 4-light
windows with some plastered diapering to gables. 2nd and 5th
bays have 3-light flat-topped dormers. Entrances have plank
doors with leaded lights. Those to centre have hipped porch
extended from canopy, end ones have lean-to canopy. 5 cross-
axial stacks and gable-end stacks. Returns have rectangular
bays under hipped roofs. Rear similar with gables.

Listing NGR: SJ3354084976

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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