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The Enterprise Centre

A Grade II Listed Building in Bromborough, Wirral

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Latitude: 53.3505 / 53°21'1"N

Longitude: -2.9783 / 2°58'41"W

OS Eastings: 334976

OS Northings: 384184

OS Grid: SJ349841

Mapcode National: GBR 7YNP.0N

Mapcode Global: WH87M.711Q

Entry Name: The Enterprise Centre

Listing Date: 2 December 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1075365

English Heritage Legacy ID: 215630

Location: Wirral, CH62

County: Wirral

Electoral Ward/Division: Bromborough

Built-Up Area: Bebington

Traditional County: Cheshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Merseyside

Church of England Parish: Bromborough St Barnabas

Church of England Diocese: Chester

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Listing Text

This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 22/06/2017

SJ 3484

Bromborough Pool
YORK STREET (south side)
The Enterprise Centre

(Formerly listed as Primary School)

Former school. 1898. Rock-faced stone with ashlar dressings, tile roof.

One storey, irregular plan, five bays; first, fourth and fifth bays recessed and lower, second and third bays gabled, second projects; tower to right of first bay. Some windows sashed with glazing bars, some have small-paned casements. First bay has hipped projection with three sashes. Second bay has paired two-light pointed recesses with segmental heads and transoms with casements between; roundel above. Third bay has triple pointed window with two transoms and blind heads, flanking lights; casements. Fourth bay has three-light single-chamfered-mullioned window. Sixth bay has two sashes. Tower has pointed tympanum to window, blind slot with label mould, diapered frieze projecting turrets and ramped parapet; recessed timber turret has pyramidal roof and stack to rear. Third bay has lateral stack to left. Left return similar. Projection with ramped parapet with gabled roof domers, and flat-topped dormers. Two entrances have gablets and C20 doors and weathered sills to two overlights. Wall to rear and two open fronted sheds and two outside toilets. That to east has ramped parapet over segmental-pointed entrance, inner gabled bay with lower bays to rear. Rear shed open-fronted with iron posts and hipped roof. West open-fronted shed as above has toilet to rear under lean-to roof and angle turret with pyramidal roof.

Part of a planned village for Price's Patent Candle Company, one of the earliest examples of a model industrial village.

Listing NGR: SJ3497684184

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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