CREWOOD HALL

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II*
List Entry Number:
1253462
Date first listed:
14-Dec-1978
Statutory Address:
CREWOOD HALL, CREWOOD HALL LANE

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Location

Statutory Address:
CREWOOD HALL, CREWOOD HALL LANE

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

District:
Cheshire West and Chester (Unitary Authority)
Parish:
Kingsley
National Grid Reference:
SJ 56629 76154

Details

KINGSLEY C.P. CREWOOD HALL LANE SJ 57 NE (off West Side) 3/125 Crewood Hall 14/12/1978 GV II* Hall farmhouse. Late C16 and early C17 with probably earlier internal features, altered and extended late Cl9. Stone-dressed brown brick; some oak framing; tiled roofs. 2 storeys; cross-wing at each end; 2-storey porch, with sandstone lower storey and oak-framed upper storey with chevron and hollow-diamond braces, at junction with left cross-wing. Cl9 3-light wood-mullioned casements, 2 to each storey between porch and right cross-wing and 1 per storey in each cross-wing. Chimney behind main ridge just left of porch; left and right lateral chimneys. Short wing beyond right cross-gable. C19 extension at rear. Arris to porch has ovolo: fillet: cyma moulding. Inscribed lintel has badly weathered inscription (1623 and coat of arms). Replaced boarded door. Right end gable has stone ovolo-moulded 5-light mullioned and transomed window to each storey, Elizabethan or Jacobean. Interior. Great sandstone open fireplace in room right of porch, probably formerly the great hall; massive oak posts in left corner of chimney breast and outside back right corner of room; 2 broad chamfered oak beams; stair replaced; front bedrooms have large-framed partition walls and oak beams. Roof structure now ceiled, has cambered beams to trusses over hall and simple trusses over right cross-wing; the far right wing's roof appears to be a later addition to the cross-wing. A Waterworth Crewood Hall; Webb's Itinerary of Cheshire, 1623, in King's Vale Royal.

Listing NGR: SJ5662976154

Legacy

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number:
436676
Legacy System:
LBS

Sources

Books and journals
King, D, The Vale Royal of England, (1656)
Waterworth, A , History of Kingsley Crewood Hall

Legal

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

End of official listing

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Date: 30 Jun 2001
Reference: IOE01/07253/32
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