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9-21, Water Street, Birkenhead

Description: 9-21, Water Street

Grade: II
Date Listed: 20 December 1965
English Heritage Building ID: 215605

OS Grid Reference: SJ3406884463
OS Grid Coordinates: 334068, 384463
Latitude/Longitude: 53.3529, -2.9920

Location: Water Street, Birkenhead, Wirral CH62 5HB

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

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Listing Text

SJ 38 SW
(east side)
Port Sunlight
Nos. 9 to 21


Terrace of 7 houses. 1912. By William and Segar Owen.
Pebble-dash on brick base to sill level, tile roof. 2
storeys, 13 bays, 1st 4 bays project, 1st bay projects under
jettied gabled 1st floor, 12th bay projects under gable,
13th bay projects further, under asymmetrical gable. 2nd to
4th bay have timber band over ground floor, 5th to 11th bays
have tile canopy. Ground floor windows have mostly double-
chamfered-mullioned windows with brick mullions and leaded
glazing. 1st, 6th and 7th bays have 5-light canted bay
windows; 4th bay has canted angle and 4-light window, 2nd
bay has 3-light and 5th bay has 4-light window. End 2 bays
have leaded casements of 3 lights and 1:3:1 lights 1st floor
has leaded casements of 1, 2, 3 and 4 lights, west bay has
5-light window. Entrances have brick surrounds and leaded
lights, that to 13th bay has porch under cat-slide roof.
lateral stack with fire window to 5th bay, stack to return
of 12th bay, return lateral stacks and rear stacks.

Listing NGR: SJ3406884463

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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