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Perimeter Wall to Observatory and Lighthouse, with Entrance to West

A Grade II Listed Building in Birkenhead, Wirral

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Latitude: 53.4009 / 53°24'3"N

Longitude: -3.0746 / 3°4'28"W

OS Eastings: 328651

OS Northings: 389875

OS Grid: SJ286898

Mapcode National: GBR 6YZ3.5L

Mapcode Global: WH761.RS36

Entry Name: Perimeter Wall to Observatory and Lighthouse, with Entrance to West

Listing Date: 8 December 1989

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1201619

English Heritage Legacy ID: 389087

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


789-1/3/163 Perimeter Wall to Observatory and
08/12/89 Lighthouse, with entrance to West


Perimeter wall to lighthouse, lighthouse cottages and
observatory compound. 1866. Rusticated ashlar with smooth
stone coping. West gateway with deeply chamfered segmental
arch and imposts; heavy coping to gable with Gothic kneelers
and finial. Included for group value.

Listing NGR: SJ2865189875

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

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