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Shippon and Granary at Lima Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Rainow, Cheshire East

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Latitude: 53.2965 / 53°17'47"N

Longitude: -2.0763 / 2°4'34"W

OS Eastings: 395013

OS Northings: 377732

OS Grid: SJ950777

Mapcode National: GBR FZYB.90

Mapcode Global: WHBBJ.2DKN

Entry Name: Shippon and Granary at Lima Farmhouse

Listing Date: 9 December 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1136684

English Heritage Legacy ID: 58017

Location: Rainow, Cheshire East, SK10

County: Cheshire East

Civil Parish: Rainow

Traditional County: Cheshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cheshire

Church of England Parish: Rainow Holy Trinity

Church of England Diocese: Chester

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Listing Text

(South Side)

3/104 Shippon and granary at
Lima Farmhouse.


Shippon and granary: probably late C17 with later alterations and a
C19 addition of a carthouse. Coursed squared buff sandstone rubble,
Kerridge stone-slate roof and stone ridge. Long rectangular plan.
2-storey, 7-bay front. Left end is a shippon. To right is door to
granary on upper storey approached by a pair of flights of stone
steps. To right of door is small 2-light stone-mullioned window with
leaded glazing. Remaining openings are rectangular, some with
sub-triangular lintels and some with heavy wooden frames. Right end
bay has a cart entrance with rock-dressed elliptical headed doorcase.
There is access to an under storey from left side and rear.

Interior: Has a timber framed and brick nogged partition wall and
many heavy beams, some cambered.

Listing NGR: SJ9501377732

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

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