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Wood Cottages

A Grade II Listed Building in Peckforton, Cheshire East

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Latitude: 53.0986 / 53°5'54"N

Longitude: -2.6618 / 2°39'42"W

OS Eastings: 355781

OS Northings: 355911

OS Grid: SJ557559

Mapcode National: GBR 7M.8V7Y

Mapcode Global: WH9B2.2CQX

Entry Name: Wood Cottages

Listing Date: 3 August 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1138607

English Heritage Legacy ID: 56830

Location: Peckforton, Cheshire East, CW6

County: Cheshire East

Civil Parish: Peckforton

Traditional County: Cheshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cheshire

Church of England Parish: Bunbury St Boniface

Church of England Diocese: Chester

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Listing Text


2/71 Wood Cottages


Cottage, early C17 with alterations and additions. Plastered timber
frame with thatched roof. 2 storeys, 4 window bays. A wing (north)
forms an "L" shaped plan. The east gable has very close-set studding
with rail only to window head. There are angle braces to the slightly
jettied gable apex, which has timbers in the chevron style. Modern
boarded door in added porch. Replaced mullion windows have casements
with leaded lattice glazing, those at first floor level in gabled half
dormers. Walls generally rendered brickwork with few timbers exposed.
Interior: Ovolo moulded and bevelled beams and exposed joists.
Exposed purlins with wind braces.

Listing NGR: SJ5578155911

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

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