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Chorley Bank Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Chorley, Cheshire East

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Latitude: 53.0531 / 53°3'10"N

Longitude: -2.6561 / 2°39'21"W

OS Eastings: 356121

OS Northings: 350845

OS Grid: SJ561508

Mapcode National: GBR 7M.CPBG

Mapcode Global: WH9B8.5JG9

Entry Name: Chorley Bank Cottage

Listing Date: 20 February 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1135896

English Heritage Legacy ID: 56906

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


2/36 Chorley Bank Cottage.


Cottage, early C19. Red brick with slate roof. Single storey and
attic, 2 bays. Chamfered mullion and transome St George's Cross
windows, one with a metal opening light. The windows have
three-course deep brick label moulds with seven course drops. Door
with chamfered muntin, forming two full height panels, in heavy frame
with pitched door hood on shaped wood brackets. The hood hides a
label mould. Eaves band and wide plastered soffite. Wide boarded
verge soffites and narrow scallop-edged barge board. Gable-end stacks
with diagonal flues. Full length rear (south) lean-to with cast-iron
lattice casement window.
Interior: Exposed softwood ceiling joists, straight flight of steep
stairs, wide boarded ledged and battened doors, wide floor boards
exposed purlins. The lean-to contains a brick oven and wash-copper
also a shallow brown moulded earthenware slopstone sink. Ground
floors are of red and blue tiles and there is a cast iron grate. A
Cholmondeley Estate property.

Listing NGR: SJ5612150845

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

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