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Duke of York Cottages and Laundry

A Grade II Listed Building in Bromborough, Wirral

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Latitude: 53.3569 / 53°21'24"N

Longitude: -3.0015 / 3°0'5"W

OS Eastings: 333438

OS Northings: 384911

OS Grid: SJ334849

Mapcode National: GBR 7YGM.ZC

Mapcode Global: WH87D.VWWF

Entry Name: Duke of York Cottages and Laundry

Listing Date: 20 December 1965

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1300253

English Heritage Legacy ID: 215423

Location: Wirral, CH62

County: Wirral

Electoral Ward/Division: Bromborough

Parish: Non Civil Parish

Built-Up Area: Bebington

Traditional County: Cheshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Merseyside

Church of England Parish: New Ferry St Mark

Church of England Diocese: Chester

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Listing Text

SJ 3384 NW
(east side)
Port Sunlight
12/99 Duke of York
Cottages 1 to 19
(consec) and
20.12.65 laundry


Terrace of 19 houses and laundry. 1934. By J. Lomax
Simpson. Plaster with stone dressings, stone, brick with
stone dressings, timber-framing; stone slate roof.
Crescents to Greendale Road and Primrose Hill, with short
return to Brook Street. 2 storeys, 19 bays to Greendale
Road and 6 bays to Primrose Hill with 3-bay canted ends.
Greendale Road facade plaster with stone dressings with 3
bays at each end of stone, projecting, with drip mould over
ground floor, 2 inner bays are gabled. Windows have double-
chamfered-mullioned windows, of 2 and 3 leaded lights, some
with elliptical heads. 1st floor has 6 bays with gablets.
Entrances have decorated lintels, some with flat canopies, 2
with lean-to porches; plank doors. 6 cross-axial stacks.
Primrose Hill facade of brick with stone dressings, plaster
band and coping. Ground floor has canopy, 2 bays have
weatherboarded gablets. Windows have small-paned
casements. Ground floor has end 3-light windows and canted
and rectangular bay windows to centre. 1st floor has 3-
light windows, 2 to centre are of 4-lights. Entrances have
plank doors with small-paned lights. Timber-framed canted
ends with central projecting gabled bay with jettied 1st
floor and gable. Windows of 2 and 3 lights with leaded
glazing. Canted bays have canted recesses. Brook Street
facade similar to that to Primrose Hill, 4 bays in with one
storey, 3 bay laundry to right. 15 brick stacks. Rear
brick, roughcast 1st floor, small-paned casements.

Listing NGR: SJ3343884911

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