LOWERBROOK FARMHOUSE

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1138928

Date first listed: 09-Dec-1983

Statutory Address: LOWERBROOK FARMHOUSE, SMITHY LANE

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Location

Statutory Address: LOWERBROOK FARMHOUSE, SMITHY LANE

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

District: Cheshire East (Unitary Authority)

Parish: Rainow

National Grid Reference: SJ 95321 76505

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History

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Details

SJ 97 NE RAINOW C.P. SMITHY LANE (West Side)

3/152 Lowerbrook Farmhouse

GV II

Farmhouse: early C18 with C20 alterations. Coursed squared buff sandstone rubble. Partly Kerridge stone-slate, partly Welsh slate roof, long central ridge chimney. Square in plan. 2½-storey, symmetrical 3-bay west front. End bays have 3-light C20 wooden casements on 1st 2 storeys and 3-light chamfered stone mullions in ½ storey, with leaded lights. Semi-circular rubble arched doorcase. To rear similar mullioned windows in ½ storey and a taller 3 and 4-light weakly chamfered stone mullions on ground storey. Interior: Central passage with pair of rooms to either side and fireplaces in the partition walls. 1st 2 flight of dogleg staircase have moulded handrail and turned column balusters. Number of 2-panelled doors with raised fields"and wooden handles and latches, and a 4-board door with iron-strap hinges. Some exposed sawn chamfered and stopped ceiling beams. Remains of brick oven in one chimney breast.

An unusual plan for the area, of double-pile type with a central stack.

Listing NGR: SJ9532176505

Legacy

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Legacy System number: 58063

Legacy System: LBS

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