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74, Park Road West

A Grade II Listed Building in Claughton, Wirral

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.3948 / 53°23'41"N

Longitude: -3.0526 / 3°3'9"W

OS Eastings: 330100

OS Northings: 389178

OS Grid: SJ301891

Mapcode National: GBR 7Y35.XS

Mapcode Global: WH876.2XNV

Entry Name: 74, Park Road West

Listing Date: 10 August 1992

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1201753

English Heritage Legacy ID: 389291

Location: Wirral, CH43

County: Wirral

Electoral Ward/Division: Claughton

Parish: Non Civil Parish

Built-Up Area: Birkenhead

Traditional County: Cheshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Merseyside

Church of England Parish: Birkenhead St James

Church of England Diocese: Chester

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Listing Text


BIRKENHEAD

SJ3089 PARK ROAD WEST
789-1/7/134 (North side)
No.74

GV II

House, now in use as nursing home. Dated 1859. Probably by
Walter Scott. Red brick with blue brick diaper work and Welsh
slate roof. Gothic style. 2 storeys, asymmetrical composition
with 3-bay range to left and projecting gabled wing to right.
Entrance in angle. Stilted arched doorway in porch with
parapet. Paired stilted arched windows to the left and 3
windows above, one an oriel corbelled out beneath steep gable
with barge-boards with pendant finial. Wing to right has
central stack corbelled out with date-stone and star-shaped
shafts. Canted bay window to ground floor and stilted arched
window alongside stack above. All windows are 2-pane sashes
with stone mullions and brick arched heads with keystones and
kneelers. Axial stacks.


Listing NGR: SJ3010089178

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