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Latitude: 53.3112 / 53°18'40"N
Longitude: -2.0091 / 2°0'32"W
OS Eastings: 399489
OS Northings: 379367
OS Grid: SJ994793
Mapcode National: GBR GZD4.TQ
Mapcode Global: WHBBK.31KC
Entry Name: Wright's Farmhouse
Listing Date: 9 December 1983
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1138934
English Heritage Legacy ID: 57985
Location: Kettleshulme, Cheshire East, SK23
County: Cheshire East
Civil Parish: Kettleshulme
Traditional County: Cheshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cheshire
Church of England Parish: Whaley Bridge, Taxal St James
Church of England Diocese: Chester
SJ 97 NE KETTLESHULME C.P. CLAYHOLES ROAD
3/72 Wright's Farmhouse
Farmhouse: earlier C17 with C19 alterations. Washed, coursed squared
buff sandstone rubble. Kerridge stone-slate roof, stone ridge and 3
stone chimneys. T-shaped in plan. 2-storey, 3-bay north front.
Central bay steps one bay forward and has lean-to against ground
storey. 6-pane window with rubble hood mould above and semi-circular
headed niche in gable. 2 similar openings have windows, to right
side. Left end bay has window with remains of hood mould. Right end
bay has ovolo-moulded doorcase with a flat hood above lying behind C20
glass porch. Remains of 3-light stone mullion with hood mould above.
Interior: 3 rooms on ground floor. Door opens into dairy with 2
chamfered beams. Main room has heck post and screen and fire beam
forming inglenook. Ovolo-moulded beam in the ceiling. The linkage
and stone flywheel of a butter churn device operated by a foot treadle
in front of the living room fire and working the float in the churn in
the dairy survives. This was made by Goddard, a wheelwright who lived
in the farm in the last century.
Listing NGR: SJ9948979367
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