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Northern Gate to Flaybrick Hill Cemetery

A Grade II Listed Building in Birkenhead, Wirral

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Latitude: 53.4002 / 53°24'0"N

Longitude: -3.066 / 3°3'57"W

OS Eastings: 329218

OS Northings: 389792

OS Grid: SJ292897

Mapcode National: GBR 7Y13.0V

Mapcode Global: WH761.WS5Q

Entry Name: Northern Gate to Flaybrick Hill Cemetery

Listing Date: 28 March 1974

Last Amended: 10 August 1992

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1201555

English Heritage Legacy ID: 389243

Location: Wirral, CH43

County: Wirral

Electoral Ward/Division: Bidston and St James

Built-Up Area: Birkenhead

Traditional County: Cheshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Merseyside

Church of England Parish: Bidston St Oswald

Church of England Diocese: Chester

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Listing Text

This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 11/11/2014


Northern gate to Flaybrick Hill Cemetery

(Formerly listed as Gate to Flaybrick Hill Cemetery, previously listed as: Gateway to Flaybrick Hill Cemetery, LOWER FLAYBRICK ROAD (South side))


Gate to cemetery. 1862-64. By Lucy and Littler. Coursed and squared stone with cast-iron gates. Main gate with separate side entry in length of wall with raking coping. Main gateway in stilted arch carried on corbels, beneath stepped gable with quatrefoil at apex. Gates themselves now missing and the archway partially blocked. Foot gate to left, a simpler moulded arch beneath steep coped gable. Cast-iron gates with scrollwork decoration. Between the two gates, a foliate niche for fountain with ornate triangular hood mould, and enriched corbel supporting granite basin.

Listing NGR: SJ2921889792

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

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