The Old Market Place / Market Place

20 Oct 2000
The Old Market Place, Church Street, Malpas, Chester, Cheshire, SY14 8PD
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Market Place, 2 Church Street, Malpas, Chester, Cheshire, SY14 8PD
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This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.

MALPAS C.P. CHURCH STREET SJ 44 NE (North Side) 2/26 No.2 Market Place (formerly listed as The Old Market Place) 22/4/1958 GV II Two shops with living accommodation, converted to a restaurant. Late C17 and early C18, of brick with grey slate roofs. 3 storeys with 5 windows to 2nd storey, 4 to 3rd storey. Altered recessed lower storey behind colonnade of 8 Tuscan pillars of red sandstone. The 2nd and 3rd storeys are flush, with a coped gable to front at each end. The ground floor has 2 replaced doors, 2 12-pane flush sashes of late Georgian type and a canted bay window with 8-pane replaced central sash and 8-pane replaced fixed lights to each side. The 1st floor has C19 replaced casements, one of 6 panes at centre and 2 of 9 panes to each side. The 2nd floor has 2 casements under each gable, those to left gable of 2 panes, those to right of 4. Cyma kneelers.

Rectangular chimney with 6 flues on ridge of each cross-gable roof.

Interior. The lower storey is considerably altered in plan, with doors and other features moved; one inglenook bressumer. In the upper storeys much brick-on-edge nogged oak small framing is intact; a number of 2 and 4-panel oak doors circa 1700 and 2 mid C19 6-panel softwood doors. Staircase altered.

Listing NGR: SJ4869347203


This is part of the Series: IOE01/1130 IOE Records taken by Geraint Wyn Jones; within the Collection: IOE01 Images Of England


© Mr Geraint Wyn Jones. Source: Historic England Archive

This photograph was taken for the Images of England project

People & Organisations

Photographer: Jones, Geraint Wyn

Rights Holder: Jones, Geraint Wyn


Brick, Oak, Sandstone, Slate, Stuart Timber Framed House, Georgian Monument (By Form), Timber Framed Building, House, Domestic, Dwelling, Shop, Commercial, Restaurant, Eating And Drinking Establishment