NORTHERN GATE TO FLAYBRICK HILL CEMETERY

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1201555
Date first listed:
28-Mar-1974
Date of most recent amendment:
10-Aug-1992
Statutory Address:
NORTHERN GATE TO FLAYBRICK HILL CEMETERY, LOWER FLAYBRICK ROAD

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Location

Statutory Address:
NORTHERN GATE TO FLAYBRICK HILL CEMETERY, LOWER FLAYBRICK ROAD

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

District:
Wirral (Metropolitan Authority)
National Grid Reference:
SJ 29218 89792

Details

This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 11/11/2014

SJ28NE 789-1/3/95

BIRKENHEAD LOWER FLAYBRICK ROAD (West side) Northern gate to Flaybrick Hill Cemetery

(Formerly listed as Gate to Flaybrick Hill Cemetery, previously listed as: Gateway to Flaybrick Hill Cemetery, LOWER FLAYBRICK ROAD (South side))

28/03/74

GV II Gate to cemetery. 1862-64. By Lucy and Littler. Coursed and squared stone with cast-iron gates. Main gate with separate side entry in length of wall with raking coping. Main gateway in stilted arch carried on corbels, beneath stepped gable with quatrefoil at apex. Gates themselves now missing and the archway partially blocked. Foot gate to left, a simpler moulded arch beneath steep coped gable. Cast-iron gates with scrollwork decoration. Between the two gates, a foliate niche for fountain with ornate triangular hood mould, and enriched corbel supporting granite basin.

Listing NGR: SJ2921889792

Legacy

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Legacy System number:
389243
Legacy System:
LBS

Legal

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

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Date: 14 Sep 2003
Reference: IOE01/10646/21
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