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Numbers 2 and 4 with Flanking Screens, Birkenhead

Description: Numbers 2 and 4 with Flanking Screens

Grade: II
Date Listed: 20 December 1965
English Heritage Building ID: 215610

OS Grid Reference: SJ3349984742
OS Grid Coordinates: 333499, 384742
Latitude/Longitude: 53.3554, -3.0006

Location: Windy Bank, Birkenhead, Wirral CH62 5EA

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

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Listing Text

SJ 3384 NW
(south side)
Port Sunlight
Nos. 2 and 4
with flanking


Pair of houses. 1902. By Grayson and Ould. Roughcast with
brick, tile roof. 2 storeys, 3 bays; 1st 2 bays project
under paired asymmetrical gables, with small hipped re-
entrant block to right. Brick base and ground floor quoins.
Windows have small-paned casements. Ground floor has 4-light
canted bay windows with parapets to 1st 2 bays, 3-light
window to end bay. 1st floor has 3-light windows, that to
end bay in timbered gabled half-dormer. Entrances have flat
canopies and small-paned lights. Cross-axial stack and
projecting gable-end stack to right return. Decorative
rainwater head. Rear similar, dormers, privies. Flanking
brick screen walls of the 1920's have end buttresses and
central shell niches with raised coping over.

Listing NGR: SJ3349984742

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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