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23-30, Queen Marys Drive, Birkenhead

Description: 23-30, Queen Marys Drive

Grade: II
Date Listed: 20 December 1965
English Heritage Building ID: 215569

OS Grid Reference: SJ3357684661
OS Grid Coordinates: 333576, 384661
Latitude/Longitude: 53.3546, -2.9994

Location: Queen Mary's Dr, Birkenhead, Wirral CH62 5DT

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

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Listing Text

SJ 3384 NE
(west side)
Port Sunlight
13/235 Nos. 23 to 30
20.12.65 (consec)


Terrace of 8 houses. 1913. By J. Lomax Simpson. Brick with
roughcast tile roof. 2 storeys, 8 bays, 2 bays at each end,
project under paired asymmetrical gables,all have jettied
apexes, the 7th bay has half-hipped coved gable, the end bay
breaks forward. Brick base to sill level, and brick centre.
Drip mould and string course to centre, over ground floor,
gables have strap work pargetting. Windows have small-paned
casements. Ground floor has 4-light windows, the 1st 2 with
transoms. 1st floor has 4-light windows, central 2 bays with
5-light canted oriels with central arched feature; 1st bay
has 3-light window with transom, end bay has 4-light canted
oriel with transom and pargetted base. Entrances have flat
canopies and doors with small-paned lights. Decorative
rainwater head. Returns have porches under cat-slide roofs,
fluted antae on low walls. 4 cross-axial stacks. Rear
similar, roughcast 1st floor.

Listing NGR: SJ3357684661

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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