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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: 1187229



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


District: Cheshire West and Chester

District Type: Unitary Authority

Parish: Christleton

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 22-Aug-1984

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 55466

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3/20 Christleton Hall


Formerly house, later boarding school, now Law College: mid C18 for Townsend Ince with mid C19 and early C20 alterations. White pointed Flemish bond red brick with stone dressings. Welsh slate roof. 3-storey, 4-bay south front. Stone plinth and moulded stone cornice below coped blocking course. Left 3 bays original house. The end bays of this have channelled stone heads to sashes, one with glazing bars. Central bay has canted 3-storey projection with a 3-sided Tuscan porch now with half glazed panels, and narrow sashes above. Added bay to right has early C20 bow window and later work above. West front shows 4 original bays with a triangular pediment over the central 2. Sashes with channelled heads and mid C19 verandah on iron columns. Extensive additions to the left. Interior: Moulded door architraves, some shouldered. 2 Neo-classical fireplaces and panelled shutters. Remainder much altered. The listing applies to the original 4 by 3-bay house and excludes all C20 additions.

Listing NGR: SJ4381165746

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National Grid Reference: SJ 43811 65746


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