FORMER POLICE BOOTH AND GATE PIERS AT WOODSIDE LAIRAGE ENTRANCE TO BIRKENHEAD DOCKS

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1201584
Date first listed:
09-Jan-1990
Statutory Address:
FORMER POLICE BOOTH AND GATE PIERS AT WOODSIDE LAIRAGE ENTRANCE TO BIRKENHEAD DOCKS, HAMILTON STREET

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Location

Statutory Address:
FORMER POLICE BOOTH AND GATE PIERS AT WOODSIDE LAIRAGE ENTRANCE TO BIRKENHEAD DOCKS, HAMILTON STREET

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

District:
Wirral (Metropolitan Authority)
National Grid Reference:
SJ 32808 89214

Details

BIRKENHEAD

SJ3289 HAMILTON STREET 789-1/9/86 Fmr. Police Booth & Gate Piers at 09/01/90 Woodside Lairage entrance to Birkenhead Docks

II

Former police booth and gate piers at entrance to Woodside lairage. Date on police booth 1868. Booth is rusticated sandstone ashlar with Welsh slate roof. Single-storeyed, single cell structure, with polygonal ends. Rear entrance. Single-light windows divided by attached shafts to outer elevation. Heavy plinth and cornice and parapet. Side wall stack. Gate piers also rusticated ashlar with heavy plinth and cornice. The booth was built to control principal road and pedestrian access to the dock, as part of the work undertaken by G.F. Lyster, engineer.

Listing NGR: SJ3280889214

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
389224
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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