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Latitude: 53.0796 / 53°4'46"N
Longitude: -2.5608 / 2°33'39"W
OS Eastings: 362527
OS Northings: 353746
OS Grid: SJ625537
Mapcode National: GBR 7R.B2G8
Mapcode Global: WH9B3.MVRG
Entry Name: Cuckoo Cottage the Cottage
Listing Date: 12 January 1967
Last Amended: 4 July 1986
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1138602
English Heritage Legacy ID: 56918
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. CUCKOO LANE
SJ 65 SW
Cuckoo Cottage and The
4/6 Cottage (formerly listed
as Cottage 300 yds N of
12th January 1967
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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