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Alport House

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

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Latitude: 53.0216 / 53°1'17"N

Longitude: -2.7666 / 2°45'59"W

OS Eastings: 348673

OS Northings: 347417

OS Grid: SJ486474

Mapcode National: GBR 7H.FLGR

Mapcode Global: WH898.G9SX

Entry Name: Alport House

Listing Date: 22 October 1952

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1130600

English Heritage Legacy ID: 55606

Location: Malpas, Cheshire West and Chester, SY14

County: Cheshire West and Chester

Civil Parish: Malpas

Built-Up Area: Malpas

Traditional County: Cheshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cheshire

Church of England Parish: Malpas St Oswald

Church of England Diocese: Chester

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Listing Text

SJ 44 NE
(East Side)
2/63 Alport House

South wing of the former Alport School, now a dwelling forming part of
a symmetrical building, the central and north wings being The Old
School House and Alport Cottage (items 64 and 65 q.q.v.), 1815, of
Flemish bond brown brickwork, with grey slate roof. Of 1½ storeys
with 2 windows (to lower storey only) at front. The front is divided
by 4 plain brick pilasters into 3 panels containing (left to right) a
nailed boarded door of oak and 2 replaced 6-pane casements, all under
gauged brick flat arches with keystones. The parapet has 2 panels
over each main panel of the facade. Dentilled band at base of
parapet; moulded stone coping. Above the door a stone plaque
inscribed "This addition to the School was made by the Trustees [for
the] Charity 1815 in the hope that all the Children of the Poor of
Malpas Parish may be educated in the Religious Principles of the
established Church". Central chimney of brick. The exposed south end
has a replaced 6-pane casement and a door, both under cambered gauged
brick arches, a staircase window which breaks the dentilled band
beneath the boxed eaves and 2 hipped dormers with 4-pane casements,
Interior: Not inspected. .

Listing NGR: SJ4867347417

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

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