FORMER TRANSPORTER BRIDGE POWER HOUSE

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II*

List Entry Number: 1130419

Date first listed: 31-Oct-1983

Statutory Address: FORMER TRANSPORTER BRIDGE POWER HOUSE, VICTORIA PROMENADE

Map

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Location

Statutory Address: FORMER TRANSPORTER BRIDGE POWER HOUSE, VICTORIA PROMENADE

The building or site itself may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

District: Halton (Unitary Authority)

National Grid Reference: SJ 51107 83706

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History

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Details

SJ 58 SW 5/99

FORMER BOROUGH OF WIDNES VICTORIA PROMENADE Former Transporter Bridge Power House

II Small red sandstone rectangular building built on three levels, 1901. Twin steeply pitched slate hipped roofs, with ridge terminal finials, now over-covered with green felt. Upper storey, at former bridge level, has Gibbs surrounds to door and window openings, a stone moulded cornice with modillions and a torus moulded plinth. The lower levels are rock faced and there is a white glazed tiled tunnel with rusticated external arch at the lowest level. This is one of three support buildings which survive the Transporter Bridge, closed in 1961. Now used as an Electricity Board Sub-Station.

Listing NGR: SJ5110783706

Legacy

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Legacy System number: 56061

Legacy System: LBS

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