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Village Hall, Birkenhead

Description: Village Hall

Grade: II
Date Listed: 2 December 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 215628

OS Grid Reference: SJ3489384236
OS Grid Coordinates: 334893, 384236
Latitude/Longitude: 53.3510, -2.9795

Location: York Street, Birkenhead, Wirral CH62 4TY

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

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Listing Text

SJ 3484
(south side)
Bromborough Pool
15/288 Village Hall


School, now village hall. 1858. Yellow brick with red
brick and stone dressings, corrugated iron roof. One
storey, 9 bays, central 3 bays project by 2 bays.
Entablatures and quoin strips. Applied arcades have red-
brick round arches, stone imposts and keys. Round-headed
windows have red-brick imposts and are sashed with glazing
bars. Segmental gable with round window. Porch to 7th bay
has segmental gable, round-headed entance with C20 doors and
window. 3-bay returns similar, 5 round-headed lights, the
central one wider, to segmental gables. Rear extension and
stack. Roof has drum ventilators. Part of a planned
village for Price's Patent Candle Company, one of the
earliest examples of a model industrial village.

Listing NGR: SJ3489384236

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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