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38 40, Devonshire Road

A Grade II Listed Building in Oxton, Wirral

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Latitude: 53.3878 / 53°23'16"N

Longitude: -3.0448 / 3°2'41"W

OS Eastings: 330606

OS Northings: 388397

OS Grid: SJ306883

Mapcode National: GBR 7Y58.L8

Mapcode Global: WH87D.63BN

Entry Name: 38 40, Devonshire Road

Listing Date: 10 August 1992

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1217975

English Heritage Legacy ID: 389183

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


789-1/10/194 Nos.38 AND 40


Pair of houses. 1853. By Charles Reed. Brick with stone
dressings and Welsh slate roof. Simple Italianate style. 2
storeys, 6-window range with side entrances in projecting
porches with shallow wings recessed behind. Hipped slightly
advanced outer gables each with bay window with interlace
circle decoration to parapet, and tripartite sash window
above. Paired 4-pane sash windows to each dwelling in central
range, with stressed keystones linking to cornice over. End
wall and axial stacks. The houses form part of the original
development at Claughton, laid out by Reed for Sir William
Jackson during the 1840's and 1850's.
(Title Deed).

Listing NGR: SJ3060688397

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