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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: 1138481



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


District: Cheshire West and Chester

District Type: Unitary Authority

Parish: Alvanley

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 08-Jul-1977

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 57150

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ALVANLEY C.P. COMMONSIDE SJ 57 SW South Side 5/4 Commonside Farmhouse. 8.7.77 II Farmhouse probably mid C17 extended to rear early and late C20, and altered. Gable-end to road of coursed red sandstone rubble, elsewhere encased in bricks; thatched roof. 1 1/2 storeys, 2 windows to left part; rear wing right of 1 window: the C17 portion in left part. Gable to road has a 3-light recessed mullioned window to lower storey and a weathered band of stone at first floor. Rebuilt ridge chimney opposite doorway. 2 inserted dormers. Interior: Lobby-entrance plan. Inglenook in left room has cambered bevelled bressumer of oak on oak-framed sides and a small fire-window (now facing the later rear room). A chamfered oak beam in each lower front room; an altered full cruck frame between the 2 rooms. Stair removed. Oak purlins in right bedroom; some unwrought oak rafters. The early C20 rear wing had stair and upper storey added late C20.

Listing NGR: SJ4993974536

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National Grid Reference: SJ 50401 74360


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