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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
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
ALVANLEY C.P. BACK LANE
SJ 47 SE
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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