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Latitude: 53.2794 / 53°16'45"N
Longitude: -2.0796 / 2°4'46"W
OS Eastings: 394788
OS Northings: 375822
OS Grid: SJ947758
Mapcode National: GBR FZXJ.K4
Mapcode Global: WHBBJ.0TZV
Entry Name: Tower Hill Farm (Not Tower Hill)
Listing Date: 9 December 1983
Last Amended: 27 February 1985
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1138930
English Heritage Legacy ID: 58067
Location: Rainow, Cheshire East, SK10
County: Cheshire East
Civil Parish: Rainow
Traditional County: Cheshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cheshire
Church of England Parish: Rainow Holy Trinity
Church of England Diocese: Chester
In the entry for: TOWER HILL
Tower Hill and attached farm-
The item shall be amended to read: No 2 Tower Hill Farm (Not
SJ 97 NW RAINOW C.P. TOWER HILL
2/156 Tower Hill and attached
Farmhouse: mid C17 with C19 alterations. Washed, coursed squared buff
sandstone rubble. Kerridge stone-slate roof, stone ridge and 2 stone
chimneys. 2½ storey, 3-bay front. End bays have 3-light wooden
casements under rough stone lintels. Central bay has door behind
wooden porch with a 2-light and a single light above. To sides and
rear are rubble hood moulds.
Interior: Major partitions are stone rubble but party walls are timber
framed with stone flags as infill. Most doors are C17, 5-panelled
with reeded rails. Dogleg staircase, with simple handrail, square
newels and no balusters. Some wide boarding used as panelling and
original roof structure.
Attached farm buildings: partly C17 and a shippon dated 1743.
Materials as farmhouse. Z-shaped plan of former cottage now garage
and 2 shippons. Rectangular openings have wooden or rough stone
Listing NGR: SJ9478875822
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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