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Royden House including gatepiers and railings

A Grade II Listed Building in Claughton, Wirral

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.3954 / 53°23'43"N

Longitude: -3.0371 / 3°2'13"W

OS Eastings: 331134

OS Northings: 389232

OS Grid: SJ311892

Mapcode National: GBR 7Y75.8K

Mapcode Global: WH876.BX0C

Entry Name: Royden House including gatepiers and railings

Listing Date: 28 March 1974

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1201564

English Heritage Legacy ID: 389276

Location: Wirral, CH41

County: Wirral

Electoral Ward/Division: Claughton

Built-Up Area: Birkenhead

Traditional County: Cheshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Merseyside

Church of England Parish: Birkenhead Christ the King

Church of England Diocese: Chester

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Listing Text

This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 20/02/2015


SJ3189
789-1/7/119


BIRKENHEAD,
PARK ROAD NORTH (South West side),
Royden House including gatepiers and railings (no. 83)

(Formerly listed as Roden House including gatepiers and railings)

28/03/74

GV II

Pair of houses, now subdivided as flats. c1843-7. Ashlar faced
with hipped Welsh slate roof. Italianate style. 3 storeys and
basement, square in plan with central entrance. 8-window range
to entrance front, with advanced central bay. Arcaded porch
raised up steps and divded by pilasters into three bays.
Balustraded parapet. Pedimented tripartite window over door,
the central window space blind. 3 round-arched sash windows
each side of central bay to ground floor, and 12-pane sashes
with entablatures carried on brackets to 1st floor. Low 9-pane
sash windows to attic storey, in stressed architraves.
4-window range to garden front with slightly advanced central
bay. Channelled ashlar to ground floor, with tripartite
windows in outer bays, and paired round headed sash windows to
centre, all with stressed voussoirs. Forms part of the
original development of Birkenhead Park.


Listing NGR: SJ3113489232

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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