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10, Ashville Road

A Grade II Listed Building in Claughton, Wirral

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.3935 / 53°23'36"N

Longitude: -3.0471 / 3°2'49"W

OS Eastings: 330462

OS Northings: 389023

OS Grid: SJ304890

Mapcode National: GBR 7Y56.38

Mapcode Global: WH876.5Y7W

Entry Name: 10, Ashville Road

Listing Date: 28 March 1974

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1282600

English Heritage Legacy ID: 389106

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


BIRKENHEAD

SJ3089 ASHVILLE ROAD
789-1/7/9 (North West side)
28/03/74 No.10

GV II

House. c1840-50. Possibly by Walter Scott. Ashlar faced with
scallop tiled roof. Picturesque gothic asymmetry. 2-storeyed,
2-bay plan with stair tower expressed against left hand gable
wall. Central entrance hall with principal rooms each side.
Coped gabled porch with arched door and decorated spandrels.
Trefoiled lancet light above. High traceried window divided by
central transom to left, and traceried window beneath ornate
coped gabled dormer above. Right hand bay advanced, with
angular foiled tracery to 3-light lower window, and arched
traceried window above with ogee hood mould. End wall stacks.
Curved conservatory added towards rear of left hand gable,
late C19. The house forms part of the original development of
Birkenhead Park, laid out by Joseph Paxton between 1844 and
1847.
(The Buildings of England: Pevsner N and Hubbard E: Cheshire:
Harmondsworth: 1971-).


Listing NGR: SJ3046289023

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