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Rushmere View

A Grade II Listed Building in Aldford, Cheshire West and Chester

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Latitude: 53.1262 / 53°7'34"N

Longitude: -2.8707 / 2°52'14"W

OS Eastings: 341835

OS Northings: 359136

OS Grid: SJ418591

Mapcode National: GBR 7B.755V

Mapcode Global: WH88M.WP67

Entry Name: Rushmere View

Listing Date: 2 November 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1129909

English Heritage Legacy ID: 55216

Location: Aldford and Saighton, Cheshire West and Chester, CH3

County: Cheshire West and Chester

Civil Parish: Aldford and Saighton

Built-Up Area: Aldford

Traditional County: Cheshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cheshire

Church of England Parish: Aldford St John the Baptist

Church of England Diocese: Chester

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Listing Text

SJ 45 NW

(North side)

Nos. 1, 2, 3 and 4 (Rushmere View)



Terrace of 4 cottages, 1874, by John Douglas for the 1st Duke of
Westminster. Brown brick lower storey; the upper storey partly
pargetted and partly timber-framed; red tile hipped roofs with 2
shaped brick chimneys. l½ and 1 storey; each cottage is of 1 window.
Three dormer-gables to front: one to right is timber-framed; two to
left are pargetted. In the lower storey window-openings are
camber-headed, with small-pane iron casements; in the upper storey
leaded glazing in shaped, mullioned sub-frames of timber with
surrounds standing proud of the wall. Pair of bracketted timber
porches separated by a timber-framed panel, under a pentice roof,
right of centre; a camber-arched timber-framed porch, left. A
single-storey wing, far right, contains the fourth cottage with a
timber-framed end gable.
With Clements Cottages, Middle Lane and the southernmost pair of
cottages east of School Lane (q.q.v.) Nos.l to 4 Rushmere Lane are an
early example of Free Style design in Cheshire. Interiors not

Listing NGR: SJ 41835 59136

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

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