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Canal Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Sandbach, Cheshire East

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Latitude: 53.1298 / 53°7'47"N

Longitude: -2.3729 / 2°22'22"W

OS Eastings: 375147

OS Northings: 359242

OS Grid: SJ751592

Mapcode National: GBR 016.T1C

Mapcode Global: WH9B0.JL8J

Entry Name: Canal Cottage

Listing Date: 3 December 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1130329

English Heritage Legacy ID: 56253

Location: Sandbach, Cheshire East, CW11

County: Cheshire East

Civil Parish: Sandbach

Built-Up Area: Sandbach

Traditional County: Cheshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cheshire

Church of England Parish: Wheelock Christ Church

Church of England Diocese: Chester

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Listing Text

SJ 75 NE
Canal Cottage
Former Canal Workers Cottage and still rented from the owners of the Trent & Mersey Canal, circa 1775 (Canal Engineer James Brindley). Coloured brick with roof of handmade tiles, 2 storeys, 2 window bays with additional blank bay (west)containing door.
Two light flush casements with glazing bars and segmental arch turning pieces, both levels, but with night vents in addition to ground floor windows. Wide boarded door in frame under segmental arch. Early block bonding between the windows indicates that the east bay was added probably circa 1900 and an external stack at the west gable end has been lowered to below roof level. Existing stacks are at the east gable and one bay in from the west gable. Gable barge boards.
Listed for group value only.

Listing NGR: SJ7514759241

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

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