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The Tig House in the Wilderness Garden, Adlington Hall

A Grade II Listed Building in Adlington, Cheshire East

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Latitude: 53.3184 / 53°19'6"N

Longitude: -2.1435 / 2°8'36"W

OS Eastings: 390534

OS Northings: 380177

OS Grid: SJ905801

Mapcode National: GBR FZG2.Q4

Mapcode Global: WHBB9.1VJD

Entry Name: The Tig House in the Wilderness Garden, Adlington Hall

Listing Date: 6 July 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1138896

English Heritage Legacy ID: 58189

Location: Adlington, Cheshire East, SK10

County: Cheshire East

Civil Parish: Adlington

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

(South Side)

3/23 The Tig House in the
Wilderness Garden,
Adlington Hall.


Summerhouse: mid C18 for Charles Legh. Red brick partly clad with
black and white painted timber framing. Stone-slate pyramidal roof
with a wooden finial at the apex. Square in plan and formerly open on
3 sides (now only 2). Open faces have timber panels with quatrefoil
decoration flanking flattened ogee headed opening partly hidden by
curved wooden brackets.
Interior: later fixed 2m square stone table, the top of a single
dressed piece resting on 4 square legs with recessed hammer-dressed
panels on each face. The ceiling has Charles Legh's monogram in a
circular panel.

Listing NGR: SJ9046280471

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

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