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Tan House Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Congleton, Cheshire East

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Latitude: 53.1633 / 53°9'47"N

Longitude: -2.1593 / 2°9'33"W

OS Eastings: 389444

OS Northings: 362919

OS Grid: SJ894629

Mapcode National: GBR 12F.LX0

Mapcode Global: WHBC1.SRYB

Plus Code: 9C5V5R7R+87

Entry Name: Tan House Farmhouse

Listing Date: 4 April 1975

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1107181

English Heritage Legacy ID: 55928

Location: Congleton, Cheshire East, CW12

County: Cheshire East

Civil Parish: Congleton

Traditional County: Cheshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cheshire

Church of England Parish: Congleton Team

Church of England Diocese: Chester

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Tan House Farmhouse
SJ 86 SE 5/61


Late C18-early C19 partial rebuilding of early C18 building. L-shaped
on plan. Main part 3 storeys, red brick with rusticated quoins and stone
plinth; gabled end; tiled roof, saddlestones to gabled ends; brick bands
between storeys; ,three 2-light C19 casement windows to 2nd storey. 1st
storey has a segmental headed 2-light casement window to left and right
of a tall narrow stair light partly carried down into ground storey.
Ground storey has 2 segmental headed 2-light casement windows and central
C19 4-panelled door recessed in rusticated stone surround with head stone
containing tablet with initials I.C. over date 1714, no doubt reset from
earlier building, 2 storeyed coursed stone wing at rear, possibly remaining
part of original building; gable end tiled roof with central doubled tall
brick chimneys; gable end has saddlestone and kneelers; irregular altered
casements with stone lintels; 2 doorways with stone lintels and garage
doors. Gabled end has loft door with irregular stone rustication.

Listing NGR: SJ8944462919

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