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Keeper's Close

A Grade II Listed Building in Mottram St Andrew, Cheshire East

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Latitude: 53.305 / 53°18'17"N

Longitude: -2.1788 / 2°10'43"W

OS Eastings: 388183

OS Northings: 378686

OS Grid: SJ881786

Mapcode National: GBR FZ76.3Z

Mapcode Global: WHBBG.H6Q5

Entry Name: Keeper's Close

Listing Date: 6 July 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1138838

English Heritage Legacy ID: 58252

Location: Mottram St. Andrew, Cheshire East, SK10

County: Cheshire East

Civil Parish: Mottram St. Andrew

Built-Up Area: Mottram St Andrew

Traditional County: Cheshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cheshire

Church of England Parish: Prestbury St Peter

Church of England Diocese: Chester

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Listing Text


5/85 Keeper's Close


Formerly farmhouse, later gamekeeper's house, now a house: early C17
with C18 and later C20 alterations and additions. English garden wall
bond red brick on sandstone plinth. Kerridge stone-slate roof, stone
ridge and 1 ridge and 1 gable brick chimney. Rectangular plan.
2-storey, 4 bay front. End bays under gables have 3-light casements
with applied lead glazing and 3-light stone mullion windows above
partly with original leaded glazing. Door to left of centre behind
added gabled brick porch with a 2-light stone mullion window above.
To right are similar 3-light casement and 3-light stone mullioned
windows. Small C20 addition in keeping.

Has a standard plan of late C16/early C17 Mottram estate farms (see
Higher Farmhouse (q.v.)) and may have had timber-framed origins.

Listing NGR: SJ8818378686

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

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