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2 4, School Lane

A Grade II Listed Building in Birkenhead, Wirral

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Latitude: 53.4045 / 53°24'16"N

Longitude: -3.0792 / 3°4'45"W

OS Eastings: 328346

OS Northings: 390284

OS Grid: SJ283902

Mapcode National: GBR 6YY2.49

Mapcode Global: WH761.NPWD

Entry Name: 2 4, School Lane

Listing Date: 29 July 1950

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1201731

English Heritage Legacy ID: 389344

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


SJ2890 SCHOOL LANE, Bidston
789-1/6/180 (East side)
29/07/50 Nos.2 AND 4


Pair of cottages, one now divided into flats. Probably C18 in
origin. Coursed and squared rubble on rock plinth raised in
brick with some walls entirely of brick. Welsh slate roof. 2
storeys, L-plan resulting from a series of additions. No.2 is
a single-unit plan with inserted casement windows with
concrete lintels and sill, but original doorway to left. No.4
has projecting wing to front which has brick south wall with
doorway and inserted casement window over. Sash windows in
gable, and the stone jambs of earlier windows visible each
side. Large projecting stack against rear wall. To rear of
this range, and in alignment with it, a taller 3-storeyed
block with inserted windows in rear wall. At right angles to
this, single-unit range with doorway now giving access to
stairs at angle, and inserted casement window and dormer over.

Listing NGR: SJ2834690284

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