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Cuckoo Cottage the Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Acton, Cheshire East

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Latitude: 53.0796 / 53°4'46"N

Longitude: -2.5608 / 2°33'38"W

OS Eastings: 362527

OS Northings: 353746

OS Grid: SJ625537

Mapcode National: GBR 7R.B2G8

Mapcode Global: WH9B3.MVRG

Plus Code: 9C5V3CHQ+RM

Entry Name: Cuckoo Cottage the Cottage

Listing Date: 12 January 1967

Last Amended: 4 July 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1138602

English Heritage Legacy ID: 56918

ID on this website: 101138602

Location: Burford, Cheshire East, Cheshire, 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

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SJ 65 SW
Cuckoo Cottage and The
4/6 Cottage (formerly listed
as Cottage 300 yds N of
Acton Grange)
12th January 1967
- II

Two cottages, late C17, with C20 alterations. Brick nogged timber
framing and brickwork with asbestos-cement sheeting over thatch.
Single storey and attic, 4 bays including projecting gable (west)
which completes a "T" shaped plan. Fairly close studding, with single
middle rail, and angle braces, some timbers simulated in
cement-mortar. Mainly flush casements with C20 replacements in the
east cottage. Attic windows in gabled dormers and gable-end.
Replaced entrance doors.
Interior: The west cottage has bevelled beams and exposed joists
whereas the east cottage is much altered and of no interest.

Listing NGR: SJ6252753746

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