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Holly Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Brereton, Cheshire East

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.1627 / 53°9'45"N

Longitude: -2.3247 / 2°19'28"W

OS Eastings: 378388

OS Northings: 362886

OS Grid: SJ783628

Mapcode National: GBR 00W.M30

Mapcode Global: WH99V.8R8T

Entry Name: Holly Cottage

Listing Date: 14 February 1967

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1138831

English Heritage Legacy ID: 56350

Location: Brereton, Cheshire East, CW11

County: Cheshire East

Civil Parish: Brereton

Traditional County: Cheshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cheshire

Church of England Parish: Brereton St Oswald

Church of England Diocese: Chester

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Listing Text

BRERETON C.P. NEWCASTLE ROAD
SJ 76 SE (East Side)

7/20 Holly Cottage
14/2/1967
- II

Cottage, probably early C17, altered. Oak frame and brick,
pebbledashed; clay tile roof of steep pitch probably formerly
thatched. 1 storey plus attic. Small casements mostly of C19
vernacular type. Oak frame exposed on left gable with flush gable
chimney; this was formerly a central ridge chimney, the adjoining
cottage to left having been demolished circa 1965.
Interior: Stopped ovolo beam, on shaped bracket at rear; altered
inglenook with lower edge of oak bressumer partly cut away to increase
headroom; lightly chamfered oak joists; small frame visible at rear of
parlour and bedroom and on gable walls upstairs; tie-beam in left
gable-end on jowled bracket above bedroom floor level (and as seen
externally) suggest a possible former open-hall dwelling incorporating
Holly Cottage and its demolished neighbour.


Listing NGR: SJ7838862886

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