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The Close

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

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Latitude: 53.0567 / 53°3'24"N

Longitude: -2.8092 / 2°48'32"W

OS Eastings: 345863

OS Northings: 351358

OS Grid: SJ458513

Mapcode National: GBR 7F.CG4R

Mapcode Global: WH891.TFHH

Entry Name: The Close

Listing Date: 24 August 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1129938

English Heritage Legacy ID: 55183

Location: Tilston, Cheshire West and Chester, SY14

County: Cheshire West and Chester

Civil Parish: Tilston

Built-Up Area: Tilston

Traditional County: Cheshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cheshire

Church of England Parish: Tilston St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Chester

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Listing Text

(West side)

1/42 The Close


House, C17, with late C19 wing to north and other additions and
alterations in C17 style. Red-brown brick with false timber-framed
gables. Tile roofs and ridges. 2 storey, asymmetrical facade with 3
gables, 1 slightly projecting to form L plan. Rectangular collared
brick flues set diagonally, from 1 to 2 per stack, on collared brick
stacks. First floor dentillated band. Slightly projecting timber
casements, with billet moulding to sides, with stone cills. Arched
brick head to doorway. Timber 5-spiked gable finials typical of Leche

3 storey brick water tower integral to building (at rear) has a hipped
tile roof with weather vane. Interior: Sandstone chimney stack with
inglenooks with panelling brought from Carden Hall, and moulded
brackets to beam in kitchen. Partly exposed upper cruck in first
floor room. Door posts with pointed heads of C19 type, fielded
4-panel doors.

Listing NGR: SJ4586351358

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

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