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Latitude: 53.1533 / 53°9'11"N
Longitude: -2.8745 / 2°52'28"W
OS Eastings: 341615
OS Northings: 362156
OS Grid: SJ416621
Mapcode National: GBR 7B.5B8K
Mapcode Global: WH88F.TZCZ
Entry Name: Eccleston Ferry Farmhouse
Listing Date: 22 August 1984
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1130635
English Heritage Legacy ID: 55500
Location: Huntington, Cheshire West and Chester, CH3
County: Cheshire West and Chester
Civil Parish: Huntington
Traditional County: Cheshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cheshire
Church of England Parish: Bruera St Mary
Church of England Diocese: Chester
SJ 46 SW HUNTINGTON C P ALDFORD ROAD
5/51 Eccleston Ferry
Farmhouse: dated 1887 by John Douglas for the 1st Duke of
Westminster. Ruabon red brick with red sandstone dressings and some
timberframing in upper storey. L-shaped plan. 2-storey 4-bay west
front. Stone plinth. Right end bay projects under gable with timber
framed upper storey with round-headed panels and curved bracing.
3-light wooden mullioned and transomed window. Upper-storey on wooden
brackets over canted lower storey with small ogee-headed lights under
a continuous label mould. Central 2 bays have a porch with a
segmental stone doorcase with date and initials on the lintel. To
right and above in gabled dormer are windows of 2 ogee-headed lights.
Left end bay has blue brick diapering and an inserted C20 window.
Interior: original oak turned baluster staircase but remainder
In picturesque position, especially from Eccleston side of the river,
and alongside the historic crossing point.
Listing NGR: SJ4161562156
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