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Sea Wall to Esplanade

A Grade II Listed Building in Rock Ferry, Wirral

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.3716 / 53°22'17"N

Longitude: -2.999 / 2°59'56"W

OS Eastings: 333629

OS Northings: 386541

OS Grid: SJ336865

Mapcode National: GBR 7YHG.J3

Mapcode Global: WH87D.XJ24

Entry Name: Sea Wall to Esplanade

Listing Date: 10 August 1992

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1282542

English Heritage Legacy ID: 389359

Location: Wirral, CH42

County: Wirral

Electoral Ward/Division: Rock Ferry

Parish: Non Civil Parish

Built-Up Area: Birkenhead

Traditional County: Cheshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Merseyside

Church of England Parish: Rock Ferry St Peter

Church of England Diocese: Chester

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Listing Text


BIRKENHEAD

SJ3386 THE ESPLANADE, Rock Ferry
789-1/12/277 (East side)
Sea Wall to Esplanade

GV II

Sea wall to Esplanade. c1830-35. Coursed and squared rubble.
Slightly battered wall, about 8 feet high. Built in 2 phases
corresponding with the boundary of Rock Park. Wall to Park
section has concave profile, the southern section a simple
raking profile. Constructed by the Royal Rock Ferry Company as
part of a scheme to improve ferry facilities at Rock Ferry.
(The Buildings of England: Pevsner N and Hubbard E: Cheshire:
Harmondsworth: 1971-).


Listing NGR: SJ3362986541

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