Royden House including gatepiers and railings


Heritage Category:
Listed Building
List Entry Number:
Date first listed:
Statutory Address:
83, Park Road North, Birkenhead


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Statutory Address:
83, Park Road North, Birkenhead

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

Wirral (Metropolitan Authority)
Non Civil Parish
National Grid Reference:
SJ 31134 89232


This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 20/02/2015

SJ3189 789-1/7/119

BIRKENHEAD, PARK ROAD NORTH (South West side), Royden House including gatepiers and railings (no. 83)

(Formerly listed as Roden House including gatepiers and railings)



Pair of houses, now subdivided as flats. c1843-7. Ashlar faced with hipped Welsh slate roof. Italianate style. 3 storeys and basement, square in plan with central entrance. 8-window range to entrance front, with advanced central bay. Arcaded porch raised up steps and divded by pilasters into three bays. Balustraded parapet. Pedimented tripartite window over door, the central window space blind. 3 round-arched sash windows each side of central bay to ground floor, and 12-pane sashes with entablatures carried on brackets to 1st floor. Low 9-pane sash windows to attic storey, in stressed architraves. 4-window range to garden front with slightly advanced central bay. Channelled ashlar to ground floor, with tripartite windows in outer bays, and paired round headed sash windows to centre, all with stressed voussoirs. Forms part of the original development of Birkenhead Park.

Listing NGR: SJ3113489232


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Register of Parks and Gardens of Special Historic Interest in England, Part 28 Merseyside,


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: 04 Nov 2004
Reference: IOE01/12977/24
Rights: Copyright IoE Mr Andy Hibbert. Source Historic England Archive
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