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Lower Chesham

A Grade II* Listed Building in Moorside, Bury

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Latitude: 53.5985 / 53°35'54"N

Longitude: -2.2808 / 2°16'50"W

OS Eastings: 381511

OS Northings: 411357

OS Grid: SD815113

Mapcode National: GBR DVJT.0S

Mapcode Global: WH97Q.YT27

Entry Name: Lower Chesham

Listing Date: 26 May 1976

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1067281

English Heritage Legacy ID: 210587

Location: Bury, BL9

County: Bury

Electoral Ward/Division: Moorside

Built-Up Area: Bury

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater Manchester

Church of England Parish: Bury St Paul

Church of England Diocese: Manchester

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Listing Text


6/26 Lower Chesham

- II*

Part of large house, built in 1713 (DIARY OF RICHARD KAY). In C17 style. Coursed
squared store. 3 storeys. 2 windows (but top right-hand one absent): 4-light
mullioned on ground floor, 3-light above; transversed except on top storey. Blocked
doorway, to left with moulded architrave surround. 2 string courses and cornice.
Stone slab roof; coped gables with ball finials at angles and apex. Interior said
to include amongst features of note a fine staircase and decorated plaster ceiling.
Mullioned stair window has leaded lights.

Listing NGR: SD8151111357

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

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