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Perimeter Wall to Observatory and Lighthouse, with Entrance to West

A Grade II Listed Building in Bidston and St James, Wirral

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.4009 / 53°24'3"N

Longitude: -3.0746 / 3°4'28"W

OS Eastings: 328651

OS Northings: 389875

OS Grid: SJ286898

Mapcode National: GBR 6YZ3.5L

Mapcode Global: WH761.RS36

Entry Name: Perimeter Wall to Observatory and Lighthouse, with Entrance to West

Listing Date: 8 December 1989

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1201619

English Heritage Legacy ID: 389087

Location: Wirral, CH43

County: Wirral

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

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Listing Text


BIRKENHEAD

SJ28NE BIDSTON
789-1/3/163 Perimeter Wall to Observatory and
08/12/89 Lighthouse, with entrance to West

GV II

Perimeter wall to lighthouse, lighthouse cottages and
observatory compound. 1866. Rusticated ashlar with smooth
stone coping. West gateway with deeply chamfered segmental
arch and imposts; heavy coping to gable with Gothic kneelers
and finial. Included for group value.


Listing NGR: SJ2865189875

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