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The Cottage, Birkenhead

Description: The Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 2 December 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 215650

OS Grid Reference: SJ2703384570
OS Grid Coordinates: 327033, 384570
Latitude/Longitude: 53.3530, -3.0977

Location: Whaley Lane, Heswall, Wirral CH61 3UW

Locality: Birkenhead
County: Wirral
Country: England
Postcode: CH61 3UW

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Listing Text

SJ 28 SW
(west side)
No. 64
(The Cottage)


House. Probably C17, roof raised, date to blocked window:
"1786/RW". Roughcast with slate roof and brick stacks. 1st
bay has 2-light casement window; 2nd and 3rd bays have 2-
light single-chamfered-mullioned windows with iron bars.
Original 2-light single-chamfered-mullioned windows to 2nd
and 3rd bays are blocked; later horizontally sliding sash
above. 2 entrances with plank doors. Cross-axial and gable-
end stacks. Rear has area of rubble walling and inserted
window, possibly indicating rear wing.

Listing NGR: SJ2703384570

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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