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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.

Name: 7, 8 AND 9, THE SQUARE

List entry Number: 1335917



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


District: Cheshire West and Chester

District Type: Unitary Authority

Parish: Ince

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 21-Feb-1983

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 56318

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SJ 4476 & 4576 8/57 & 9/57 21.2.83


Nos 7, 8 & 9


GV Early C19. Late Georgian terrace of 3 cottages originally with symmetrical 4-window front. Central (2-window) cottage altered late C19 to form village shop and post office. Brown brick; Flemish bond to front. Graded grey Welsh slate roof; flush verges to sides and rear, flush softwood fascia and barge- boards to central gable and wings at front. 2 chimneys. Blocked circular opening in central gable. No 8 retains Georgian sashes front and side. No 9 retains one 12-pane Georgian sash (ground floor) and has small, square 5-light bay formerly used as shop window. Doors replaced. Upper windows to No 9 and all windows to No 10 replaced with modern casements in altered openings. Modern rear extension to No 10. These cottages form part of the late Georgian formal layout around The Square which marks Edmund Yates's attempt to develop Ince as a ferry head on the Mersey estuary for passengers and goods to Liverpool. They are included for group value.

Listing NGR: SJ 44997 76453

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National Grid Reference: SJ4499776453


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