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Commonside Farmhouse

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

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Latitude: 53.2639 / 53°15'50"N

Longitude: -2.745 / 2°44'42"W

OS Eastings: 350401

OS Northings: 374360

OS Grid: SJ504743

Mapcode National: GBR 9Z8P.HP

Mapcode Global: WH883.T704

Plus Code: 9C5V7773+HX

Entry Name: Commonside Farmhouse

Listing Date: 8 July 1977

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1138481

English Heritage Legacy ID: 57150

ID on this website: 101138481

Location: Alvanley, Cheshire West and Chester, Cheshire, WA6

County: Cheshire West and Chester

Civil Parish: Alvanley

Traditional County: Cheshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cheshire

Church of England Parish: Alvanley

Church of England Diocese: Chester

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SJ 57 SW
South Side
5/4 Commonside Farmhouse.
Farmhouse probably mid C17 extended to rear early and late C20, and
altered. Gable-end to road of coursed red sandstone rubble, elsewhere
encased in bricks; thatched roof. 1 1/2 storeys, 2 windows to left part;
rear wing right of 1 window: the C17 portion in left part. Gable to
road has a 3-light recessed mullioned window to lower storey and a
weathered band of stone at first floor. Rebuilt ridge chimney opposite
doorway. 2 inserted dormers.
Interior: Lobby-entrance plan. Inglenook in left room has cambered
bevelled bressumer of oak on oak-framed sides and a small fire-window
(now facing the later rear room). A chamfered oak beam in each lower
front room; an altered full cruck frame between the 2 rooms. Stair
removed. Oak purlins in right bedroom; some unwrought oak rafters.
The early C20 rear wing had stair and upper storey added late C20.

Listing NGR: SJ4993974536

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