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Canonhill (Flats)

A Grade II Listed Building in Claughton, Wirral

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Latitude: 53.3908 / 53°23'26"N

Longitude: -3.0459 / 3°2'45"W

OS Eastings: 330540

OS Northings: 388729

OS Grid: SJ305887

Mapcode National: GBR 7Y57.C6

Mapcode Global: WH87D.51TC

Entry Name: Canonhill (Flats)

Listing Date: 10 August 1992

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1201565

English Heritage Legacy ID: 389278

Location: Wirral, CH43

County: Wirral

Electoral Ward/Division: Claughton

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


789-1/10/129 Nos.1-24 (Consecutive)
Canonhill (flats)


Terrace of houses now subdivided as flats. c1860. Ashlar faced
with renewed tiled roof. Italianate style. 3 storeys, loosely
symmetrical overall with projecting pedimented outer bays, but
asymmetrical central range to street of 7 bays with irregular
fenestration. Advanced outer bays have angle quoins and canted
bay window with pierced parapet to ground floor with 8-pane
sash above and round-arched window in pediment. Central range
comprised 5 units, with doorways flanked by alternately
tripartite and paired sash windows, now all renewed in
original openings. Round-arched architraves to doorways and
upper windows. Rear elevation to park a symmetrical
composition with outer pedimented gabled bays, and squared bay
windows alternating with renewed sash windows across the
central section. Large ridge stacks with bracketted caps.

Listing NGR: SJ3054088728

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