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Latitude: 53.3872 / 53°23'13"N
Longitude: -3.0411 / 3°2'28"W
OS Eastings: 330851
OS Northings: 388321
OS Grid: SJ308883
Mapcode National: GBR 7Y68.DH
Mapcode Global: WH87D.8424
Entry Name: Kenyon Terrace
Listing Date: 28 March 1974
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1201573
English Heritage Legacy ID: 389181
Location: Wirral, CH43
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
SJ3088 DEVONSHIRE ROAD, Claughton
789-1/10/199 (South side)
28/03/74 Nos.33-47 (Odd)
Terrace of 8 dwellings. 1844-48. Probably by Charles Reed.
Ashlar-faced with Welsh slate roof. 3 storeys, planned as a
symmetrical series (2-4-4-4-2), the outer and central sections
advanced. Outer units have side entrances in recessed 2-storey
porches, and 2 bays to front elevation, inner dwellings have
narrower plan, with doorway and single window on ground floor.
Rusticated ground floor, with round, plain and
segmentally-arched windows, and 4-panelled doors with
overlights in stressed architraves. Upper windows have
architraves with stressed entablatures carried on console
brackets. 12-pane sashes renewed to ground floor. Central pair
stressed with tripartite sash windows, and door in Ionic
entrance porches. Cornice with urn and blocking course. Gable
and axial stacks. The buildings form part of the original
development in Claughton, laid out by Reed for Sir William
Jackson from the early 1840's.
(Map of Claughton in 1848: private collection; Plan of
Claughton in 1844).
Listing NGR: SJ3085288321