ROCK FARMHOUSE

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1138369
Date first listed:
01-Jun-1967
Statutory Address:
ROCK FARMHOUSE, INCE LANE

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Location

Statutory Address:
ROCK FARMHOUSE, INCE LANE

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

District:
Cheshire West and Chester (Unitary Authority)
Parish:
Elton
National Grid Reference:
SJ 45832 75561

Details

SJ 47NE ELTON C.P. INCE LANE (NORTH SIDE)

2/26 Rock Farmhouse

1.6.67.

GV II*

Farmhouse. Mid C17th possibly on earlier core and dated internaly 1626. Little altered. Brick formerly limewashed, timber framed with brick nogging at rear. Slate roof, stone dressings and plinth. 2 storeys and cellars, lobby entrance, three windows at 1st floor, one is in cross wing. Front facade is now flush, with recess at ground floor whose rear wall may indicate original position of front wall. 3-light timber casements in rectangular openings below flush brick arches. Central ground floor window is recessed and has timber lintel below brick arch. Plain brick band at 1st floor rises over windows in cross wing and central bay. Door is recessed behind opening with flush quoins. Similar quoins at corners and at angle of recessed window bay. Replaced brick stacks are at rear of cross wing and on ridge behind entrance. Interior. Stop chamfered and ovolo moulded beams. Over cross-wing fireplace is moulded rectangular hood. Bressumer to main inglenook is stop chamfered and supported on outer pier with chamfered pedestal, panel decorated with alternating raised circles and lozenges in raised moulding. Cap bears inscription in raised lettering. 1626 T[HOMAS) H[ATTON]. Rear inglenook bressumer is stop chamfered.

Listing NGR: SJ4583275561

Legacy

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number:
55409
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: 25 Apr 2004
Reference: IOE01/11037/17
Rights: Copyright IoE Mr Peter Sargeant. Source Historic England Archive
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