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Birch Cottage

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

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Latitude: 53.2661 / 53°15'57"N

Longitude: -2.7591 / 2°45'32"W

OS Eastings: 349463

OS Northings: 374613

OS Grid: SJ494746

Mapcode National: GBR 9Z5N.GX

Mapcode Global: WH883.L5BG

Entry Name: Birch Cottage

Listing Date: 8 January 1970

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1138479

English Heritage Legacy ID: 57147

Location: Alvanley, Cheshire West and Chester, WA6

County: Cheshire West and Chester

Civil Parish: Alvanley

Built-Up Area: Helsby

Traditional County: Cheshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cheshire

Church of England Parish: Alvanley

Church of England Diocese: Chester

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Listing Text

SJ 47 SE
North Side
Birch Cottage.
4/1 II
Cottage, late C17, cased in brick probably early C19, re-windowed and
re-doored late C20 without alteration to openings. English garden
wall bond brickwork, painted; thatched roof. 1 1/2 storeys; 2 windows.
Camber-arched heads. Slate-roofed gabled porch left. Rebuilt chimney
on left gable. 1-storey 1-room slate-roofed brick leanto on left end.
Interior: Lobby-entrance plan. Ingle-nook with cambered chamfered
oak bressumer; cambered oak beam in same room; some oak small framing
in internal walls. Stair renewed.
The new windows significantly alter the appearance of the cottage, but
the alterations are superficial.

Listing NGR: SJ4946374613

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