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The Commercial Hotel

A Grade II Listed Building in Sandbach, Cheshire East

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Latitude: 53.1292 / 53°7'45"N

Longitude: -2.3741 / 2°22'26"W

OS Eastings: 375067

OS Northings: 359178

OS Grid: SJ750591

Mapcode National: GBR 7Z.6ZT3

Mapcode Global: WH9B0.HLQY

Entry Name: The Commercial Hotel

Listing Date: 27 April 1978

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1130387

English Heritage Legacy ID: 56196

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


918/5/34 CREWE ROAD


Public house. c1805 with later extension and C20 alterations.
MATERIALS: painted brick, stone base. Welsh slate roofs. Red brick ridge and mid-roof stacks.
PLAN: series of public rooms with servery along front, separated by corridor from private accommodation and public toilets behind.
EXTERIOR: 2 storeys, 4-bays. Main block has slight centre projection with pedimented gable. Roman 3/4 Doric column doorcase in pedimented stone surround, some enrichment, semi-circular fanlight with Gothic tracery, and 6-panelled door. C20 doorway to right. 4 horned sash windows of 8/8 and 6/6 configuration on first floor. 3 ground floor windows altered in mid/late C20. Dentilled wood eaves cornice. Hipped roof. Later projecting gabled bay on right.
INTERIOR: 4 public rooms with fittings largely of c1930. Large plain room to left. Lounge to right retains baffles at entrance, fixed seating and hatch to servery, red tiled and wooden fire surround, contemporary mirror over. Public bar has servery with panelled bar counter, and contemporary shelving with glazed cupboards over. Also contemporary fixed seating and wooden surround to fireplace. Large Games Room occupies right-hand extension. Fixed seats at rear end and a red tile and wooden fire surround.
This public house retains a traditional multi-room plan and most of its fittings of c1930 and is therefore now a relatively rare example of its type.

Listing NGR: SJ7506759178

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