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Watling Gate

A Grade II Listed Building in Brooklands, Trafford

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Latitude: 53.407 / 53°24'25"N

Longitude: -2.3423 / 2°20'32"W

OS Eastings: 377342

OS Northings: 390077

OS Grid: SJ773900

Mapcode National: GBR DY21.PD

Mapcode Global: WH98N.ZMSG

Entry Name: Watling Gate

Listing Date: 12 July 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1067954

English Heritage Legacy ID: 212765

Location: Trafford, WA14

County: Trafford

Electoral Ward/Division: Brooklands

Built-Up Area: Sale

Traditional County: Cheshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater Manchester

Church of England Parish: Broadheath St Alban

Church of England Diocese: Chester

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Listing Text


3/11 Watling Gate

- II

House.c.1910. By Newton and Bayley. Brick with stone slate
roof. C17-style.Hall-House plan with screens passage, central
house-part open to the roof, 2-storey cross-wings on either
side that to the left projecting at front and rear, and a
single-storey wing at rear. Single-storey lean-to canopy on
timber posts to entire front elevation. 4 2-light casement
windows to gabled crosswing.Two 5-light timber mullion and
transom windows to house-part, that to the upper level being
a dormer window. 3-light mullion and transom window to right
hand bay with 5-light dormer window. Stone capped chimney
stacks, that to the crossing with 4 diagonally set shafts in
a cross formation. Interior: panelled passage and house-
part. Gallery to 2 sides of house-part reached by staircase
with splat balusters. Inglenook fireplace with gallery
above. 3 exposed queen-post trusses and exposed joists etc.
An interesting and complete example of the local vernacular

Listing NGR: SJ7734290077

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

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