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Carthouse and Stables at Lower House Farm

A Grade II Listed Building in Rainow, Cheshire East

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Latitude: 53.2865 / 53°17'11"N

Longitude: -2.0711 / 2°4'16"W

OS Eastings: 395355

OS Northings: 376619

OS Grid: SJ953766

Mapcode National: GBR FZZF.DL

Mapcode Global: WHBBJ.5N0B

Entry Name: Carthouse and Stables at Lower House Farm

Listing Date: 9 December 1983

Last Amended: 27 February 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1136806

English Heritage Legacy ID: 58053

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

In the entry for:
(West Side)
Carthouse and stables at
3/142 Lower House Farm

The address shall be amended to read: MOUNT PLEASANT

Carthouse and stables at
Lower House Farm


(West Side)

3/142 Carthouse and stables at
Lower House Farm


Carthouse and stable: early C19. Coursed squared buff sandstone
rubble. Kerridge stone-slate roof and stone ridge. 2-storey, 4-bay
front. Left end bay has a cart entrance under a low segmental rubble
arch. 2nd bay is a stable with semi-circular headed doorway with a
flag in the fanlight, and an ashlar doorcase. 3rd has ashlar doorcase
to feeding passage and right end bay similar to another stable. Above
are 3 circular pitch-holes with ashlar surrounds. Against left gable
is mounting block of 4 steps made of stone flags.

This building and the cornbarn etc. (q.v.) form a good courtyard of
farmbuildings developed between the late C17 and early C19 and
untouched since.

Listing NGR: SJ9535576619

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

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