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Smithy Farm

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

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.1563 / 53°9'22"N

Longitude: -2.8824 / 2°52'56"W

OS Eastings: 341094

OS Northings: 362498

OS Grid: SJ410624

Mapcode National: GBR 7B.52CW

Mapcode Global: WH88F.PXNN

Entry Name: Smithy Farm

Listing Date: 2 November 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1136434

English Heritage Legacy ID: 55318

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

SJ 4162 ECCLESTON C.P. HILL ROAD
(South side)

7/122 Smithy Farm

GV II

Originally farmhouse, largely rebuilt 1896 by Douglas and Fordham for
the 1st Duke of Westminster. Stone dressed red brick with blue
diapers encasing parts of earlier sandstone walls. Slate roof with
two symmetrically placed shaped 3-flue chimneys on rear slope. 2
storey 3 bay. Projecting oak-framed gabled porch on shaped sandstone
plinth: arched entrance under carved beam with date; leaded glazing to
sides. Upper storey brickwork to front (above stone string at 1st
floor) in panels with arched brick corbelling to eaves. Stone
surrounds and mullions (with ogee head to each light on ground floor)
to iron casements with leaded glazing. Stone-dressed lancets in
rendered end-gables. 4 panel door with arched upper panels.
Interior: Not inspected.


Listing NGR: SJ4109462498

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

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