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Statutory Address:

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

Cheshire East (Unitary Authority)
National Grid Reference:
SJ 91660 73817


This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 11/03/2014

SJ9173NE 886-1/10/113 MACCLESFIELD KING EDWARD STREET (South side) The Guildhall

(Formerly listed as Cheshire County Council Social Services Department & wall, railings and piers).

(Previously listed as: KING EDWARD STREET (South side) Cheshire County Council Social Services Department. Formerly Listed as: KING EDWARD STREET (South side) Forecourt walls, piers and railings of Cheshire CC Social Services Department)

17/03/77 GV


Former county police office. c1840. Coursed and squared stone with Welsh slate roof. 2 storeys, 7-window range with outer and central advanced gabled bays, and central entrance. Gothic style. Central 4-centred arched doorway with hoodmould and 2-light mullioned window above beneath high coped gable with finials. Flanking single and 2-light windows, with 2-light mullioned windows in outer gabled wings. All are mullioned with arched lights. Axial stacks.

SUBSIDIARY FEATURES: spearhead cast-iron railings on low stone plinth wall with panelled stone gate piers with strongly overhanging caps at boundary with street.

Listing NGR: SJ9166073817


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This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

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Date: 05 Sep 1999
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