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Latitude: 53.3339 / 53°20'2"N
Longitude: -2.7973 / 2°47'50"W
OS Eastings: 346999
OS Northings: 382189
OS Grid: SJ469821
Mapcode National: GBR 8YXW.5L
Mapcode Global: WH87Q.0G6G
Entry Name: 14, Church End
Listing Date: 28 January 1971
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1130452
English Heritage Legacy ID: 55960
Location: Hale, Halton, L24
Civil Parish: Hale
Built-Up Area: Hale
Traditional County: Lancashire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cheshire
Church of England Parish: St Mary Hale
Church of England Diocese: Liverpool
SJ 48 SE HALE CHURCH END
36/4/6 No 14
Cottage late C17, formerly timber framed now C18 lime washed bricks with thatched roof and plain brick stacks. Three bays, single storey with attic, gable to highway. Three 2 light small-paned horizontal sliding sash windows and panelled front door.
INTERIOR: exposed sandstone fireplace wall, cruck trusses, oak wallplates with mortices and trenail holes, bevelled beams and heavy floor joists, a sleeping loft with simple ladder access, bevelled purlins and early rafters.
HISTORY: The building is reputed to be the birthplace of John Middleton, The 'Childe of Hale,' who was said to have grown overnight into a giant of nine feet, three inches in height.
Listing NGR: SJ4699982189
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