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40 and 42, Devonshire Place

A Grade II Listed Building in Oxton, Wirral

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.3874 / 53°23'14"N

Longitude: -3.0487 / 3°2'55"W

OS Eastings: 330349

OS Northings: 388347

OS Grid: SJ303883

Mapcode National: GBR 7Y48.RF

Mapcode Global: WH87D.44H0

Entry Name: 40 and 42, Devonshire Place

Listing Date: 10 August 1992

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1201568

English Heritage Legacy ID: 389175

Location: Wirral, CH43

County: Wirral

Electoral Ward/Division: Oxton

Built-Up Area: Birkenhead

Traditional County: Cheshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Merseyside

Church of England Parish: Birkenhead Christ Church

Church of England Diocese: Chester

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Listing Text

BIRKENHEAD

SJ3088 DEVONSHIRE PLACE, Claughton
789-1/10/189 (North side)
Nos.40 AND 42

II

Pair of houses. c1850. Probably by Charles Reed. Brick with
stone dressings and Welsh slate roof. 2-room double-depth plan
with side entrances. 2 storeys. Symmetrical, 4 bays. Outer
full-height canted bays with sash windows and remnants of cast
iron balcony at first floor. Entablature over, carrying
cartouche. Inner bay has full-height pedimented gable
articulated by pilasters and with tripartite window to ground
floor, 12-pane sash above with cast iron balcony. Renewed
doorways in side elevation. Overhanging eaves. Forms part of
the original development of Claughton, laid out by Charles
Reed for Sir William Jackson and begun c1844.

Listing NGR: SJ3034988347

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