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Gate Piers to Birkenhead Park

A Grade II Listed Building in Birkenhead, Wirral

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Latitude: 53.3973 / 53°23'50"N

Longitude: -3.0505 / 3°3'1"W

OS Eastings: 330246

OS Northings: 389452

OS Grid: SJ302894

Mapcode National: GBR 7Y44.CW

Mapcode Global: WH876.3VNY

Entry Name: Gate Piers to Birkenhead Park

Listing Date: 28 March 1974

Last Amended: 10 August 1992

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1201563

English Heritage Legacy ID: 389272

Location: Wirral, CH41

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: Birkenhead Christ the King

Church of England Diocese: Chester

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Listing Text


(South side)

Gate Piers to Birkenhead Park

(Formerly Listed as: BIRKENHEAD PARK
Entrance gateway consisting of Norman Lodge E, Norman Lodge W. 5 gatepiers)



7 gate piers to Birkenhead Park. c1847. Ashlar with recessed
panels and shallow pyramidal copings. The gate piers form part
of the original layout of the park, laid out by Joseph Paxton
between 1843 and 1847.

Listing NGR: SJ3024689452

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

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