DANESFORD SCHOOL (NATIONAL CHILDRENS HOMES)

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1130481

Date first listed: 04-Apr-1975

Statutory Address: DANESFORD SCHOOL (NATIONAL CHILDRENS HOMES), WEST ROAD

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Location

Statutory Address: DANESFORD SCHOOL (NATIONAL CHILDRENS HOMES), WEST ROAD

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

District: Cheshire East (Unitary Authority)

Parish: Congleton

National Grid Reference: SJ 85066 63146

Summary

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Reasons for Designation

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History

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Details

1. 5144 WEST ROAD (North Side) Danesford School (National Children's SJ 8563 2/42 Homes)

II GV

2. Late C18 detached house, formerly West House, set back from road in extensive grounds. Later alterations and extensive modern additions. Red brick; 2 storeys; 5 sash windows with flat brick with stone sills, those on east elevation tripartite in segmental-headed reveals and with semi-circular bay at centre, tiered over 2 storeys. Elevation to road has large pediment at centre and a tripartite window at centre of ground storey in place of former entrance doorway; eaves cornice; hipped slate roof. Interior much altered but retaining an oval room on each storey. Including large, well-designed Georgian style bay to left which has 4 windows and pediment and was added soon after the establishment of the school in 1920. Other modern additions are not included.

Woodlands. Dansford School and Obelisk in grounds of Danesford School form a group.

Listing NGR: SJ8506663146

Legacy

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Legacy System number: 55933

Legacy System: LBS

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