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27-35, Wood Street, Birkenhead

Description: 27-35, Wood Street

Grade: II
Date Listed: 20 December 1965
English Heritage Building ID: 215621

OS Grid Reference: SJ3386984159
OS Grid Coordinates: 333869, 384159
Latitude/Longitude: 53.3502, -2.9949

Location: Wood Street, Birkenhead, Wirral CH62 4UZ

Locality: Birkenhead
County: Wirral
Country: England
Postcode: CH62 4UZ

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Listing Text

SJ 3384 SE
(north side)
Port Sunlight
20.12.65 Nos. 27 to 35


Terrace of 5 houses. 1895. By Grayson and Ould. Brick with
stone dressings, tile roof, one storey with attic, 5 bays.
Central and end bays project under crow-stepped gables,
recessed ends. Weathered stone base, lintel band and drip
mould to ground floor; brick cornice to projecting bays.
Windows have leaded casements, mostly of 4 lights. Ground
floor has elliptical-headed windows with keys and straight-
headed casements. 1st floor has windows with stone lintels
to projecting bays, with drip moulds over and gable bull's
eyes, other bays have 3-light windows in dormers with
scrolled gables. Entrances have tile canopies, 6-panel doors
with 3 leaded lights; roundels to 1st floor above. 4 cross-
axial stacks. Returns have crow-stepped gables, 3
elliptical-headed 1st floor windows with roundel over,
ribbed shafts. Rear similar, with privies.

Listing NGR: SJ3386984159

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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