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Latitude: 53.4017 / 53°24'5"N
Longitude: -2.4517 / 2°27'6"W
OS Eastings: 370066
OS Northings: 389521
OS Grid: SJ700895
Mapcode National: GBR CYB3.09
Mapcode Global: WH98M.9RSL
Entry Name: Wigsey Farmhouse
Listing Date: 12 July 1985
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1083579
English Heritage Legacy ID: 212944
Location: Warburton, Trafford, WA13
Civil Parish: Warburton
Traditional County: Cheshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater Manchester
Church of England Parish: Warburton St Werburgh
Church of England Diocese: Chester
SJ 78 NW WARBURTON PADDOCK LANE
6/183 Wigsey Farmhouse
Farmhouse. C17 with later additions and alterations.
English garden wall bond brick with stone plinth and C20
roof covering. 3-unit baffle-entry plan with 2 storeys, a
2-storey wing and a lean-to at rear and a C19 porch. 3
bays, bays 1 and 2 showing signs of being raised in height,
bay 3 projecting and showing no such signs. Each bay has a
4-light casement with flat brick arch at ground floor and 3
or 4-light casement at first floor. 2 ridge chimney stacks
and Douglas-style porch (c.1880). Gable shows signs of
raised roofline. Rear wing appears to be later but
incorporates a 2-light ovolo-moulded timber mullion window
of C17. A cruck is concealed between units 1 and 2.
Chamfered beams to ground floor, ovolo-moulded to house-part
which includes a spere and bressumer beam. The spere has a
chamfered post with stepped stop.
Listing NGR: SJ7006689521
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