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Latitude: 53.0695 / 53°4'10"N
Longitude: -2.561 / 2°33'39"W
OS Eastings: 362504
OS Northings: 352621
OS Grid: SJ625526
Mapcode National: GBR 7R.BNDF
Mapcode Global: WH9B9.M3NP
Entry Name: Madam's Farm House
Listing Date: 12 January 1967
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1138568
English Heritage Legacy ID: 56933
Location: Acton, Cheshire East, CW5
County: Cheshire East
Civil Parish: Acton
Traditional County: Cheshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cheshire
Church of England Parish: Acton St Mary
Church of England Diocese: Chester
ACTON C.P. RAVENS LANE
SJ 65 SW
4/21 Madam's Farm house
12 January 1967
Former dowerhouse of Dorfold Estate, now private house. Late C18 but
with earlier origins. Red brick, in English Garden Wall Bond to
facade, Flemish Bond to gables and rear elevation. Roof of slates in
diminishing courses. 3 storey, 3 bays. Projecting brick plinth.
Door with six fielded panels and fanlight above, in stone doorcase
with engaged Doric columns, triglyph dosserets and open pediment.
Sashes with exposed weight boxes, glazing bars, stone sills and flat
brick-on-edge arches. Gable end stacks and barge boards. The rear
(east) wing, which completes a "T" shaped plan, has a good oak boarded
Interior: Six-panel doors on HL hinges and some wide boarded doors.
Some doors are hung on cranked butt hinges the blades of which are
morticed and wedged into the hanging stiles. Chamfered beams and
Listing NGR: SJ6250452621
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