GARDEN COTTAGE WITH ATTACHED KITCHEN GARDEN WALL AND OUTBUILDINGS

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1054190
Date first listed:
02-Sep-1987
Statutory Address:
GARDEN COTTAGE WITH ATTACHED KITCHEN GARDEN WALL AND OUTBUILDINGS, ELLESMERE ROAD

Map

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Location

Statutory Address:
GARDEN COTTAGE WITH ATTACHED KITCHEN GARDEN WALL AND OUTBUILDINGS, ELLESMERE ROAD

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

District:
Shropshire (Unitary Authority)
Parish:
Whittington
National Grid Reference:
SJ3343131840

Details

SJ 3231-3331 11/128

WHITTINGTON C.P. ELLESMERE ROAD (south side) Garden Cottage with attached kitchen garden wall and outbuildings

II

Shown on O.S. Map as Halston Gardens. Gardener's cottage with attached kitchen garden wall and associated outbuildings. Late C18 with minor later alterations. Cottage: red brick; graded slate roof with external end stacks. 2 storeys and attic; 3 bays. 16- paned glazing bar sashes on each floor to left and right of central 6-panel door (top panels now glazed) with rectangular barred overlight. Two C19 gabled dormers to top of roof slope. Single-storey brick lean-to to right has 16-paned glazing bar sash window to front. Situated at north-east corner of kitchen garden wall enclosing rectangular area of approximately 100 x 70m. Red brick with stone coping, chamfered on east and west sides with ball finials to corners. Main entrance on east: sandstone ashlar gate piers with moulded plinths and capping surmounted by ball finials. Entrance on south through moulded stone doorway with eared architrave; similar entrance to west with coping ramped up around doorway and ball finials. Plain segmental-headed doorway towards west end on north. Buttresses to outside on east. Range of contemporary lean-to outbuildings attached to outside on north has mid-C19 casements (some leaded) with mixture of gauged heads and stone lintels and cills. 2 heating flues and cast-iron pump attached towards east end. Interior of cottage: has central straight- flight staircase. Contemporary wooden fireplaces to ground-floor rooms, left Adam style and right with Greek-key pattern.

Listing NGR: SJ3343131840

Legacy

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Legacy System number:
255844
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: 07 Sep 1999
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