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Swineyard Hall Farmhouse

A Grade II* Listed Building in High Legh, Cheshire East

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Latitude: 53.3502 / 53°21'0"N

Longitude: -2.485 / 2°29'6"W

OS Eastings: 367808

OS Northings: 383813

OS Grid: SJ678838

Mapcode National: GBR CY2P.SR

Mapcode Global: WH98Z.S1TZ

Entry Name: Swineyard Hall Farmhouse

Listing Date: 5 March 1959

Last Amended: 3 September 1984

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1115517

English Heritage Legacy ID: 58534

Location: High Legh, Cheshire East, WA16

County: Cheshire East

Civil Parish: High Legh

Traditional County: Cheshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cheshire

Church of England Parish: High Legh St John

Church of England Diocese: Chester

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Listing Text


3/40 Swineyard Hall Farmhouse
(formerly listed as
5.3.59 Swinyard Hall)

- II*

Farmhouse. Late C16 with C19 additions. Stone and brick plinth, timber
framing and rendered brick with slate roof. 2 storeys, H-shaped plan
with C19 addition. Entrance front: Left hand projecting gable wing
has rendered base. Close studding with middle rail to ground floor
and chevroning to upper corners. Coved overhang to first floor which
has 7 x 2 cells of small framing with quarter-roundels to sides and
cross motif to central squares. 4-light casement window to upper 3
central cells. Diamond panels with cross motifs to gable. Rendered
wall to right with 2-light casement windows to ground and first
floors. Projecting rendered wing to right of this with 5-light
casement window to ground floor with similar window to first floor
with hood mould. C19 wing to ground floor. Timber framing to first
floor. Left-hand facade: small framed with angle bracing with gable
to right of centre with V-strutting. Rear facade: 6-light stone
mullioned and transomed window to ground floor with 5-light similar
window above. 2-light mullioned window to right of this at first
floor level. Remainder of rear facade obscured by C19 outhouses. C19
wing to left.
Interior: Chamfered end-stopped beams to ground floor rooms. Large
C17 truss with angle struts.

Listing NGR: SJ6780883813

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

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