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List Entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.


List entry Number: 1136434



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


District: Cheshire West and Chester

District Type: Unitary Authority

Parish: Eccleston

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 02-Nov-1983

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 55318

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SJ 4162 ECCLESTON C.P. HILL ROAD (South side)

7/122 Smithy Farm


Originally farmhouse, largely rebuilt 1896 by Douglas and Fordham for the 1st Duke of Westminster. Stone dressed red brick with blue diapers encasing parts of earlier sandstone walls. Slate roof with two symmetrically placed shaped 3-flue chimneys on rear slope. 2 storey 3 bay. Projecting oak-framed gabled porch on shaped sandstone plinth: arched entrance under carved beam with date; leaded glazing to sides. Upper storey brickwork to front (above stone string at 1st floor) in panels with arched brick corbelling to eaves. Stone surrounds and mullions (with ogee head to each light on ground floor) to iron casements with leaded glazing. Stone-dressed lancets in rendered end-gables. 4 panel door with arched upper panels. Interior: Not inspected.

Listing NGR: SJ4109462498

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National Grid Reference: SJ 41094 62498


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