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Meadow Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Hargrave and Huxley, Cheshire West and Chester

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Latitude: 53.1554 / 53°9'19"N

Longitude: -2.7769 / 2°46'36"W

OS Eastings: 348147

OS Northings: 362310

OS Grid: SJ481623

Mapcode National: GBR 7G.59YS

Mapcode Global: WH88H.9YXD

Entry Name: Meadow Farmhouse

Listing Date: 30 January 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1130642

English Heritage Legacy ID: 55512

Location: Hargrave and Huxley, Cheshire West and Chester, CH3

County: Cheshire West and Chester

Civil Parish: Hargrave and Huxley

Traditional County: Cheshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cheshire

Church of England Parish: Hargrave St Peter

Church of England Diocese: Chester

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Listing Text

(North Side)

2/2 Meadow Farmhouse


Farmhouse: Late C16 with considerable later C20 repairs.
Timber Framing and rendered brick. Welsh slate roof. 1 central
ridge brick chimney, and 1 lateral to cross-wing. Plan of
hall with 2 cross-wings. 2-storey, 4-bay front. Windows
are all 2 or 3-light C20 wooden casements with glazing bars.
In second bay is an early studded oak board door with inserted
glass panel, behind a lean-to porch. Addition of 1-storey
to left.
Interior: Entry into cross-passage of which timber-framed
partition partly survives. Rear wall of original house shows
exposed timber small-framing with passing and angle braces.
Heavy chamfered ceiling beam with fillet and tongue stop in
hall. Parlour beyond has original sandstone fireplace with
moulded opening. Similar fireplace in main chamber with 4-centred
head. Roof trusses rest on heads of widened posts, and are
of tie beam and 2 diagonal struts.

Listing NGR: SJ4814762310

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

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