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Top Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Tushingham-cum-Grindley, Macefen and Bradley, Cheshire West and Chester

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.0142 / 53°0'50"N

Longitude: -2.7314 / 2°43'53"W

OS Eastings: 351025

OS Northings: 346566

OS Grid: SJ510465

Mapcode National: GBR 7J.G30S

Mapcode Global: WH899.0HLM

Entry Name: Top Farmhouse

Listing Date: 28 August 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1135855

English Heritage Legacy ID: 55562

Location: Bradley, Cheshire West and Chester, SY13

County: Cheshire West and Chester

Civil Parish: Tushingham-cum-Grindley, Macefen and Bradley

Traditional County: Cheshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cheshire

Church of England Parish: Tushingham St Chad

Church of England Diocese: Chester

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Listing Text

BRADLEY C.P. CHAPEL LANE
SJ 54 NW
(North Side)
3/19 Top Farmhouse
II
GV
Farmhouse, probably mid C17 with early C18 addition and C19 wood
casements. Oak frame, almost wholly pebbledashed and with end walls
rebuilt in brick. Slate roof (mid C20 replacement of pantiles which
probably replaced thatch). 2 storeys; 3 windows to older part, 1 to
newer part which has higher eaves and lower pitch. Ridge chimney on
older part, flush gable chimney on newer part. Wall-plates of oak
visible along both sides of older part, and 1 panel of small framing
on east side above C19 outshut. Projecting plinth of large red
sandstone blocks to older part; dentilled brick eaves course on newer
part.
Interior has 1 mid C17 chamfered oak beam and 1 later sawn beam.
Inglenook, with fireplace altered, in older part. 2 sawn beams of oak
in newer part.


Listing NGR: SJ5102546566

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