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Wilkesley Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Dodcott cum Wilkesley, Cheshire East

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Latitude: 52.9652 / 52°57'54"N

Longitude: -2.5533 / 2°33'11"W

OS Eastings: 362936

OS Northings: 341014

OS Grid: SJ629410

Mapcode National: GBR 7R.KB8Z

Mapcode Global: WH9BP.RQCN

Entry Name: Wilkesley Farmhouse

Listing Date: 12 January 1967

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1138529

English Heritage Legacy ID: 57052

Location: Dodcott cum Wilkesley, Cheshire East, SY13

County: Cheshire East

Civil Parish: Dodcott cum Wilkesley

Traditional County: Cheshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cheshire

Church of England Parish: Audlem St James the Great

Church of England Diocese: Chester

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Listing Text

SJ 64 SW
7/30 Wilkesley Farmhouse
- II
Farmhouse. C17 with extensive C19 additions. Red Flemish bond brick
with plain tile roof. Two storeys. Entrance front: of at least 4
builds. The two bays at right are recessed. The bay at far right
appearing to be of the earliest build with a 3-light C19 ground floor
casement window and a similar window at first floor level. To the
right of this first floor window are 3 diamond patterns of blue brick
diappering and there is one further partial diamond pattern at left.
To the left of this bay is another, similar bay, though appearing from
a vertical break in the brickwork to be of a different build. These
two bays share a common roof with chimney stacks to their respective
gable ends. To the left of this portion is a C19 T-shaped portion,
its tail adjoining the gable end. To the re-entrant angle of which
(on this side) has been added a further single-bay addition which has
a 3-light cambered headed casement window at ground floor level with a
single-light window to left of it and a C20 ½-glazed door in a lean-to
C20 porch at right. To the first floor is a central 3-light casement
window. This portion has a toothed band at eaves level. To the left
of this is one gabled end of the C19 T-shaped portion. This has two
cambered headed 2-light windows to the ground floor and a single first
floor window of two lights and a single cambered-headed attic window
above. The left hand side has an extensive C19 and C20 outshut to the
ground floor level and the left hand side has a single-light casement
window to the ground floor, one 2-light cambered-headed window to the
first floor and a single attic window above. The rear has gabled
wings at right (forming the other end of the T-shaped addition) and
left of centre with walling of C19 and C20 dates and C20 fenestration.
Interior: Chamfered ceiling beams to ground floor. Plank doors with
strap hinges on lugs. Some C17 roof timbers.

Listing NGR: SJ6293641014

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

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