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Latitude: 53.2284 / 53°13'42"N
Longitude: -2.7473 / 2°44'50"W
OS Eastings: 350211
OS Northings: 370414
OS Grid: SJ502704
Mapcode National: GBR 7H.0R5N
Mapcode Global: WH889.R3ZV
Entry Name: Stonehouse Farmhouse
Listing Date: 1 March 1967
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1130637
English Heritage Legacy ID: 55503
Location: Mouldsworth, Cheshire West and Chester, CH3
County: Cheshire West and Chester
Civil Parish: Mouldsworth
Traditional County: Cheshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cheshire
Church of England Parish: Ashton Hayes St John the Evangelist
Church of England Diocese: Chester
SJ 57 SW MOULDSWORTH C P SMITHY LANE
2/54 Stonehouse Farmhouse.
Formerly a farmhouse, now a house: late C16/early C17 with repairs
dated 1674. C18 outshut and extension of early C19. Ashlar grey
sandstone (1 bay in red brick); concrete tile roof and 3 brick
chimneys. Long rectangular plan with outshut. 2-storey, 5-bay front.
Chamfered plinth, cyma-moulded band at 1st floor. Right end bay has
rebated, cyma-moulded 3-light mullioned and transomed windows.
Adjacent is a 2-storey porch with stone-coped gables, carved kneelers
and finials. Rebated, cyma-moulded 4-centred arched entrance to
porch with stone seats. C20 door behind. Above is a plaque reading
THIS HOUSE WAS REPAIRED BY M JOHN DAVIES OF MANDALAY ANNO DOM 1674,
with 2 blank shields. Mullioned and transomed window in upper storey
and to the sides of the porch. 3rd bay has rebated mullioned windows
and 2nd bay, 4-light mullioned and transomed windows to the hall and
main chamber above. Left end bay is brick on stone plinth with
cambered heads to casements.
Interior: 2 of the lower rooms have cambered deeply chamfered ceiling
beams, the other a flat chamfered beam with flat and fillet stop.
Remaining fittings C18 or C19 but some wattle and daub survives.
Mandalay is an early form of nearby Manley.
Listing NGR: SJ5021170414
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