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Latitude: 53.4044 / 53°24'15"N
Longitude: -3.0804 / 3°4'49"W
OS Eastings: 328272
OS Northings: 390279
OS Grid: SJ282902
Mapcode National: GBR 6YX2.XB
Mapcode Global: WH761.NPCG
Entry Name: Clover Almshouses
Listing Date: 28 March 1974
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1201550
English Heritage Legacy ID: 389235
Location: Wirral, CH43
Electoral Ward/Division: Bidston and St James
Built-Up Area: Birkenhead
Traditional County: Cheshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Merseyside
Church of England Parish: Bidston St Oswald
Church of England Diocese: Chester
This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 16/07/2014
BIDSTON VILLAGE ROAD (East side),
(Formerly listed as Glover Almshouses, HOYLAKE ROAD)
Pair of almshouses. Dated 1901. By Woolfall and Eccles.
Coursed and squared stonework with stone flagged half hipped
roof. Single-storeyed, each a double-pile 2-unit plan with
outer doorway in slight recess. Late C20 doors but original
moulded architraves. 3-light mullioned window in blind arched
recess, then advanced central bay with segmental gable. Paired
3-light mullioned windows divided by pilaster, and with
continuous stepped hoodmould over. Short pilaster carries
low-relief coat of arms in niche above. End wall and axial
stacks with diagonal flues. Inscription in central gable
records "Erected to the Memory of George Robert Clover by
Emily Clover his widow A.D. 1901".
(The Buildings of England: Pevsner N and Hubbard E: Cheshire:
Listing NGR: SJ2827290279
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