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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
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
SJ 87 NE MOTTRAM ST.ANDREW C.P. SMITHY LANE (North Side)
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
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