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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: 1138590



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


District: Cheshire East

District Type: Unitary Authority

Parish: Cholmondeley

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 20-Feb-1985

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 56881

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2/11 Higginsfield House


Former dowerhouse of Cholmondeley Estate, now private house. Early C19. Whitened brick with slate roof. 2 storeys, 5 bays. Projecting porch with deep frieze, cornice and lead covered flat roof supported by pilasters and square built-up timber piers. This contains a wide three-quarter glazed door with bead-and-flush lower panels, wing-lights and overlight all with glazing bars. Recessed sashes and tripartite windows with glazing bars, stone sills and wedge lintels. Brick eaves band, wide boarded soffite, shallow-pitched roof with lead hips. The west gable has near full width canted bay. The rear wing (north) completes a "T" shaped plan.

Interior: Four panelled doors.

Listing NGR: SJ5578852209

Selected Sources

Register of Parks and Gardens of Special Historic Interest in England, Part 6 Cheshire,

National Grid Reference: SJ 55788 52209


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