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Number 12 and 14 with Area Railings and Gatepiers to Front Garden

A Grade II Listed Building in Claughton, Wirral

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Latitude: 53.3933 / 53°23'35"N

Longitude: -3.0475 / 3°2'50"W

OS Eastings: 330439

OS Northings: 389006

OS Grid: SJ304890

Mapcode National: GBR 7Y56.09

Mapcode Global: WH876.5Z20

Entry Name: Number 12 and 14 with Area Railings and Gatepiers to Front Garden

Listing Date: 28 March 1974

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1201626

English Heritage Legacy ID: 389108

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


789-1/7/11 (North West side)
28/03/74 Nos.12 AND 14
with area railings and gatepiers to
front garden


Pair of houses. c1840-1850. Possibly by Walter Scott. Brick
with stone dressings and Welsh slate roof. Symmetrical pair in
simple Tudor style. 2 storeys with basement, each house
originally of 2 bays. Side entrances, with ogee-arched door to
right-hand unit, single-storey gabled porch with renewed
doorway in ogee arch in left-hand unit. Wide outer gabled bays
with attic, the window mullions now missing, and narrower
inner bay, with 2 inserted doors, original window openings,
the mullions now missing. Gablets over upper windows. Axial
and end wall stacks with diagonal flues. Cast iron spear head
railings define basement area. Each house has paired panelled
gate piers with shallow pyramidal caps.

Listing NGR: SJ3043989006

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