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Bowmere Cottage

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

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Latitude: 53.154 / 53°9'14"N

Longitude: -2.6619 / 2°39'43"W

OS Eastings: 355830

OS Northings: 362083

OS Grid: SJ558620

Mapcode National: GBR 7M.57X2

Mapcode Global: WH99P.2ZPF

Entry Name: Bowmere Cottage

Listing Date: 2 June 1976

Last Amended: 14 February 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1138438

English Heritage Legacy ID: 57235

Location: Tarporley, Cheshire West and Chester, CW6

County: Cheshire West and Chester

Civil Parish: Tarporley

Built-Up Area: Tarporley

Traditional County: Cheshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cheshire

Church of England Parish: Tarporley St Helen

Church of England Diocese: Chester

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Listing Text


(East side), Ruddles Heath
No 5 (Bowmere Cottage)
2.6.76 [Formerly listed as No 5
(Countryside) and 5A (Bowmere


House, circa 1830; Flemish bond brown brick, grey slate roof. 2 storeys
plus attic, 3 windows, symmetrical stone plinth, replaced half-glazed
4-panel door and fanlight, both leaded, circa 1900, in round-arched opening
with added plain cement surround; French window right of doorway has two
3-pane leaves and 3-pane side-lights under pulvinated cornice; added canted
single storey bay window left of doorway has cast-iron small-pane casements,
probably late C19; nearly flush 16-pane sashes to upper storey have wedge
lintels and projecting stone cills, painted, painted eaves cornice, attic
windows in gables; flush chimneys of brick. Rear wing has no features of
special interest. Interior. 6-panel and broad-board doors, some on HL hinges;
stair of 1 straight flight per storey has open string with shaped brackets,
moulded hardwood rail, turned hardwood newel, painted stick balusters.

Listing NGR: SJ5583062083

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

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