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30, Shrewsbury Road

A Grade II Listed Building in Oxton, Wirral

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.3836 / 53°23'0"N

Longitude: -3.0469 / 3°2'48"W

OS Eastings: 330459

OS Northings: 387924

OS Grid: SJ304879

Mapcode National: GBR 7Y59.4T

Mapcode Global: WH87D.56BX

Entry Name: 30, Shrewsbury Road

Listing Date: 28 March 1974

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1201732

English Heritage Legacy ID: 389346

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

SJ38NW SHREWSBURY ROAD, Oxton
789-1/4/227 (North side)
28/03/74 No.30

GV II

House now divided as flats. c1860. Brick with stone dressings
and concrete tiled roof. Designed as one of a symmetrical
pair, 2-storeyed, 2 bays, with recessed full-height entrance
block to right of advanced pedimented gable. 4-panelled door
with overlight in segmental arch with voussoirs. Staircase
giving access to upper flats added against return wall. Canted
bay with casement window and parapet with balustrading to
ground floor of gable with 4-pane sash window above.
Tripartite window to left and 4-pane sash above, divided by
paired string course. Axial and end wall stacks. 4 interior
rooms re-modelled by C.F.A. Voysey in 1902, including chimney
pieces, joinery and built-in furniture.
(The Buildings of England: Pevsner N and Hubbard E: Cheshire:
Harmondsworth: 1971-).


Listing NGR: SJ3045987924

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