CHURCHE'S MANSION

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
I
List Entry Number:
1039605
Date first listed:
19-Apr-1948
Statutory Address:
CHURCHE'S MANSION, HOSPITAL STREET

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Location

Statutory Address:
CHURCHE'S MANSION, HOSPITAL STREET

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

District:
Cheshire East (Unitary Authority)
Parish:
Nantwich
National Grid Reference:
SJ 65627 52150

Details

1. l425 HOSPITAL STREET (South Side) Churche's Mansion SJ 6552 1/35 19.4.48.

I 2. An important C16 house (carved inscription,dated 1577) which escaped the Great Fire of 1583. A large timber framed black and white building; 2 storeys plus attic; 4 gables to front; projecting wing at left (2 gables); overhangs at 1st and 2nd floors with. coved plaster imderhangs; enriched corbel brackets at eaves with carved human faces, animals etc; windows mainly wood mullioned and transomed with restored leaded lights having some tinted glass;some casements, probably C18. Porched entrance with square headed heavily moulded doorcase and with C18 door; large end and lateral brick stacks; restored barge boards; old tiled roof. Interior: Left hand wing has good exposed ceiling beams and timber framing, the upper room at rear with some contemporary penalling with a fine carved overmantel; elsewhere the principal rooms have good panelling with a fine carved overmantel in room to right of hall. In recent years the house has been well restored.

Nos 122 to 126 (even), Nos 130 to 144 (even), Nuthurst School, Nos 146 and 148 and Churche's Mansion form a group.



Listing NGR: SJ6562752150

Legacy

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Legacy System number:
431176
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: 22 Oct 2000
Reference: IOE01/01984/15
Rights: Copyright IoE Mr Stephen Deakin. Source Historic England Archive
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