THE COTTAGE

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II*
List Entry Number:
1253573
Date first listed:
06-Dec-1985
Statutory Address:
THE COTTAGE, 51, CHESTER ROAD

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Location

Statutory Address:
THE COTTAGE, 51, CHESTER ROAD

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

District:
Cheshire West and Chester (Unitary Authority)
Parish:
Sutton
National Grid Reference:
SJ5446079494

Details

SJ 57 NW 2/139

SUTTON C.P. CHESTER ROAD (North Side)

No. 51 (The Cottage)

II* GV Cottage, early C17 altered with C16 or earlier internal features. Pebbledash stated to be on oak frame with sandstone plinth; thatched roof with slate catslide roof on sandstone rear outshut: C19 brick rear wing with roof of very small slates. The front has cross-gable right, long wing with 2 windows, C20 timber and glass porch and gabled dormer with 3-light, formerly leaded, window having centre light set lower than side lights. Brick ridge chimney immediately left of doorway; flush chimney on left gable, both brick. Interior. Baffle-entrance with inglenook behind; tapered oak bressumer; altered inglenook against left gable; chamfered oak beams; replaced stair behind inglenook. Moulded arched beams upstairs, one with arch braces has damaged rose with raised fleur-de-lys on each face, probably indicating a C16 or earlier open hall converted to 2 storeys early C17-large timbers in partition wall framing. There is some wattle and daub. Moulded cambered tie beam and parts of moulded posts are in right gable. The roof beams are of special interest, indicating a well-finished open hall in a dwelling of modest size.

Listing NGR: SJ 54460 79494

Legacy

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Legacy System number:
436813
Legacy System:
LBS

Legal

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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