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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: 1139195



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


District: Cheshire West and Chester

District Type: Unitary Authority

Parish: Crowton

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 17-Apr-1986

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 57434

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CROWTON C.P. WOODS LANE SJ 57 SE (East Side) 4/8 Ruloe House II

Formerly agent's house, now house: 1873 by John Douglas for the Wilbraham Estate. Flemish bond orange brick. Red tile roof and brick chimneys with strip pilaster decoration. 2-storey, 4-bay south front. Moulded brick bands at 1st floor and sill level. Irregular massing to the front. Right end projects and has a circular turret at its left corner with tall conical roof. 2-light windows with moulded brick mullions. 2-bay centre has 4-light window of lancets with a stone mullion and half-glazed door to the right. Above is 2-light window in gabled dormer. Left end bay steps forward in 3 stages, and has 4-light mullioned and transomed window below, similar mullioned window above. Right side has gabled porch to main door and some blind arcading. Interior: Rooms lie off corridor which contains well staircase with turned balusters. Simple ceiling mouldings and wooden fire surrounds, one with "Delft" tiles and cast-iron grate.

Listing NGR: SJ5830972861

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National Grid Reference: SJ 58309 72861


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