KENYON TERRACE

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1201573
Date first listed:
28-Mar-1974
Statutory Address:
KENYON TERRACE, 33-47, DEVONSHIRE ROAD

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Location

Statutory Address:
KENYON TERRACE, 33-47, DEVONSHIRE ROAD

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

District:
Wirral (Metropolitan Authority)
National Grid Reference:
SJ 30851 88321

Details

BIRKENHEAD

SJ3088 DEVONSHIRE ROAD, Claughton 789-1/10/199 (South side) 28/03/74 Nos.33-47 (Odd) Kenyon Terrace

GV II

Terrace of 8 dwellings. 1844-48. Probably by Charles Reed. Ashlar-faced with Welsh slate roof. 3 storeys, planned as a symmetrical series (2-4-4-4-2), the outer and central sections advanced. Outer units have side entrances in recessed 2-storey porches, and 2 bays to front elevation, inner dwellings have narrower plan, with doorway and single window on ground floor. Rusticated ground floor, with round, plain and segmentally-arched windows, and 4-panelled doors with overlights in stressed architraves. Upper windows have architraves with stressed entablatures carried on console brackets. 12-pane sashes renewed to ground floor. Central pair stressed with tripartite sash windows, and door in Ionic entrance porches. Cornice with urn and blocking course. Gable and axial stacks. The buildings form part of the original development in Claughton, laid out by Reed for Sir William Jackson from the early 1840's. (Map of Claughton in 1848: private collection; Plan of Claughton in 1844).

Listing NGR: SJ3085288321

Legacy

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number:
389181
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.

End of official listing

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Date: 02 Apr 2007
Reference: IOE01/15433/05
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