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The Round House

A Grade II Listed Building in Chorley, Cheshire East

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Latitude: 53.0549 / 53°3'17"N

Longitude: -2.6371 / 2°38'13"W

OS Eastings: 357393

OS Northings: 351033

OS Grid: SJ573510

Mapcode National: GBR 7N.CFYK

Mapcode Global: WH9B8.GGGY

Entry Name: The Round House

Listing Date: 20 February 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1135887

English Heritage Legacy ID: 56904

Location: Chorley, Cheshire East, CW5

County: Cheshire East

Civil Parish: Chorley (Wrenbury Ward)

Traditional County: Cheshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cheshire

Church of England Parish: Bickley St Wenefrede

Church of England Diocese: Chester

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Listing Text


2/34 The Round House.


Formerly a village bridewell now a house, late C18. Red brick in
stretcher bond with slate roof. 2 storeys, octagonal plan, 5 faces
have windows, two have doors. Flush casement windows with flat
arches. Half glazed doors at sides of added timber and glass porches.
Three course deep eaves band with dentil middle course. Lead hips to
roof and square central stack.
Interior: Walls of rooms radiate from centre. Cased beams.

Listing NGR: SJ5739351033

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

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