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Central Lodge

A Grade II Listed Building in Claughton, Wirral

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Latitude: 53.3948 / 53°23'41"N

Longitude: -3.0424 / 3°2'32"W

OS Eastings: 330778

OS Northings: 389173

OS Grid: SJ307891

Mapcode National: GBR 7Y65.3R

Mapcode Global: WH876.7XHT

Entry Name: Central Lodge

Listing Date: 28 March 1974

Last Amended: 10 August 1992

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1292358

English Heritage Legacy ID: 389111

Location: Wirral, CH41

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


789-1/7/14 (East side)
28/03/74 No.27
Central Lodge


Includes: Central Lodge BIRKENHEAD PARK.
Lodge to Birkenhead Park. c1840-50. Probably by Lewis
Hornblower and John Robertson. Ashlar faced with low pitched
concrete tiled roof. 2 storeys, 3-window range of double pile,
2-room plan. Single-storey entrance block to the left, with
shouldered architrave to doorway. Main block has rusticated
ashlar ground floor with sash windows with round-headed upper
panes. Upper storey divided by pilasters, with similar sash
windows. Balustraded parapet and fluted finials at angles,
some acting as stacks. Forms part of the original development
of Birkenhead Park, laid out by Joseph Paxton between 1844 and

Listing NGR: SJ3077889173

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

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