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12 and 14, Market Street and 75, Albion Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Birkenhead, Wirral

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.3919 / 53°23'30"N

Longitude: -3.0145 / 3°0'52"W

OS Eastings: 332631

OS Northings: 388817

OS Grid: SJ326888

Mapcode National: GBR 7YD6.5T

Mapcode Global: WH87D.N0QJ

Entry Name: 12 and 14, Market Street and 75, Albion Street

Listing Date: 10 August 1992

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1282605

English Heritage Legacy ID: 389249

Location: Wirral, CH41

County: Wirral

Electoral Ward/Division: Birkenhead and Tranmere

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

This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 22/06/2015

SJ3288NE
789-1/14/104

BIRKENHEAD
MARKET STREET (West side)
Nos. 12 and 14, and 75 Albion Street

(Formerly listed as No.12 and The Glass Barrel Public House, MARKET STREET)

GV
II
Former public house and shop. c1860 remodelling of an earlier C19 building. Brick with glazed coloured tiles to ground floor and Welsh slate roof. 3 storeys, 6-window range to Albion Street, former entrance across angle, and 4-window return range to Market Street. Doorway towards centre of Albion Street elevation, with overlight cut by segmentally-arched projecting hood. Flanking tripartite and squared fixed-light windows. Divided into bays by tiled pilasters, with recessed panels beneath the windows. Similar doorway and window in Market Street elevation. 1st-floor windows are sashes with 6-pane upper lights and shallow plastered pedimented heads. Moulded overhanging cornice and end wall stacks. Shop to right on Market Street forms part of the same build, with inserted shop door and window beneath original fascia with console brackets,and upper sash windows with 6-pane upper lights and shallow pedimented heads.

Listing NGR: SJ3263188817

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

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