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Chawner Cottages and Garden Wall

A Grade II Listed Building in Marchington, Staffordshire

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Latitude: 52.8759 / 52°52'33"N

Longitude: -1.8015 / 1°48'5"W

OS Eastings: 413453

OS Northings: 330959

OS Grid: SK134309

Mapcode National: GBR 4BC.MCL

Mapcode Global: WHCFQ.9ZC3

Entry Name: Chawner Cottages and Garden Wall

Listing Date: 8 August 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1038344

English Heritage Legacy ID: 273868

Location: Marchington, East Staffordshire, Staffordshire, ST14

County: Staffordshire

District: East Staffordshire

Civil Parish: Marchington

Built-Up Area: Marchington

Traditional County: Staffordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Staffordshire

Church of England Parish: Marchington St Peter

Church of England Diocese: Lichfield

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Listing Text


- Chawner Cottages and
garden wall.


Former almshouses. Dated 1860. Red brick with ashlar dressings;
shaped tile roof with plain tile bands and coped verges on shaped
kneelers; brick ridge stacks. One storey and attic; 1:1:1 bays,
central gabled break, latticed casements with straight hood moulds;
central gabled porch with segmental pointed arch and returned hood
mould, inscription above: "MARCHINGTON / ALMS HOUSES / BUILT A.D. D
1860"; doors to left and right with segmental pointed heads and hood
moulds stepped over blind shields. Low coped wall to front and sides
encloses a garden. Built for the Chawners of Houndhill Farmhouse
(q.v.). Part of a picturesque group of buildings including Marchington
Hall (q.v.).

Listing NGR: SK1345330959

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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