The Stores / 1-6 Church Road

27 Oct 2001
The Stores, Thornton Common Road, Bebington, Wirral, Merseyside, CH63 1JL
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1-6 Church Road, Bebington, Wirral, Merseyside, CH63 1JL
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This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.

BEBINGTON CHURCH ROAD SJ 3080 (west side) Thornton Hough 16/67 Nos. 1 to 6 (consec), Wilshaw Terrace and Rowan Cottage


Includes The Stores, Thornton Common Road. Terrace of 7 houses and shop. 1870. By Kirk and Sons. Rock-faced stone with ashlar dressings, slate roof. 2 storeys, 7 bays, corner turret and 2-bay bow to Thornton Common Road. Flush sill band to 1st floor. Windows have segmental-pointed heads and sashes, no glazing bars, those to 1st floor with coped gablets. Round turret has corbelled sill course to 1st floor and bracketed cornice; swept conical roof with weather vane, 2 roundels inscribed: "JH" and "1870"; the 1st floor windows have tympana. Entrances have shouldered segmental heads with pointed hood moulds; plank doors with ornate strap hinges, that to turret has trefoil head and fanlight. End bay is lower, stone roof, canted bay window and C20 flat-topped dormer, return has half-hipped gable with gablet, windows have leaded glazing. Return to Thornton Common Road has 2 segemental-pointed shop front openings with hoodmoulds and C20 glazing, 1st floor windows have shouldered lintels, one-storey round turret to left has Lombard frieze, cornical roof and entrance with label mould.

Listing NGR: SJ3054480990


This is part of the Series: IOE01/0124 IOE Records taken by Bryan F Basketter; within the Collection: IOE01 Images Of England


© Mr F. Bryan Basketter. Source: Historic England Archive

This photograph was taken for the Images of England project

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Photographer: Basketter, F. Bryan

Rights Holder: Basketter, F. Bryan


Ashlar, Slate, Stone, Victorian Terrace, Domestic, Multiple Dwelling, Dwelling, Terraced House, Monument (By Form), House, Shop, Commercial, Date Stone, Commemorative, Commemorative Stone, Commemorative Monument