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Latitude: 53.2324 / 53°13'56"N
Longitude: -2.507 / 2°30'25"W
OS Eastings: 366256
OS Northings: 370717
OS Grid: SJ662707
Mapcode National: GBR 7T.09KD
Mapcode Global: WH99K.G0FS
Entry Name: Davenham Hall
Listing Date: 3 January 1967
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1138431
English Heritage Legacy ID: 57321
Location: Davenham, Cheshire West and Chester, CW9
County: Cheshire West and Chester
Civil Parish: Davenham
Traditional County: Cheshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cheshire
Church of England Parish: Davenham St Wilfrid
Church of England Diocese: Chester
DAVENHAM C.P. (Off) LONDON ROAD
SJ 67 SE
2/39 Davenham Hall
Country house. Mid/Late C18 with substantial early C19 addition.
Stuccoed brick, slate roof with lead flashings. Two storeys.
Entrance front early C19 in date with six bays symmetrically disposed.
Band at level of first floor window sills and moulded cornice at eaves
level. Central two bays project slightly with a ground floor porch of
three bays with paired columns to the sides and single columns to the
centre all of a Roman Tuscan form although having flutings to the top
as in Delian order. Entablature above with triglyphs. Central double
½-glazed doors beneath this and lateral sash windows of 3 x 4 panes.
Two ground floor windows to either side of 3 x 4 panes, those at left
being blank. Six first-floor windows are all of 3 x 4 panes the
central two slightly projecting bays having a pediment above and a
parapet to either side. Left hand return includes original 3 bay
mid/late C18 farmhouse at right.
Interior: Entrance hall: moulded ceiling with Greek motifs and
granite fire surround. Staircase Hall: Open well staircase of 3
flights with two screens of 4 fluted Doric columns bearing
entablatures. Fan-shaped fluting to the pendentives with circular
lantern carrying dome. First floor rooms not inspected.
Listing NGR: SJ6625670717
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