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Deer Park Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Eccleston, Cheshire West and Chester

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Latitude: 53.1502 / 53°9'0"N

Longitude: -2.8785 / 2°52'42"W

OS Eastings: 341342

OS Northings: 361810

OS Grid: SJ413618

Mapcode National: GBR 7B.5H9P

Mapcode Global: WH88M.R2GT

Entry Name: Deer Park Cottage

Listing Date: 2 November 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1136394

English Heritage Legacy ID: 55309

Location: Eaton and Eccleston, Cheshire West and Chester, CH4

County: Cheshire West and Chester

Civil Parish: Eaton and Eccleston

Traditional County: Cheshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cheshire

Church of England Parish: Eccleston St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Chester

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Listing Text


8/113 Deer Park Cottage


Cottage, 1873, by John Douglas, for 3rd Marquis and 1st Duke of
Westminster. A picturesque asymmetrical design with oak framed walls
on projecting sandstone plinth. 1½ storeys. Red tile roofs; shaped
brick chimneys; tile-hung gables with shaped bargeboards. Shaped oak
mullioned and transomed windows with leaded lights in iron casements.
Arched oak porch under catslide roof. Oak bay to parlour with square
oriel in bracketed projecting gable of main bedroom above. Carved
spandrels to porch arch, carved bressumers and tie beams. Painted
floral pargetting under main first floor windows. Framed and boarded
oak door with ornate wrought ring handle.
Interior: Newel staircase with shaped flat balusters, 6 panel-doors.
The cottage shows John Douglas as a pioneer in the new vernacular
movement, working with confidence and originality. (Pevsner and

Listing NGR: SJ4134261810

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

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