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Thorneycroft Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Kettleshulme, Cheshire East

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Latitude: 53.3091 / 53°18'32"N

Longitude: -2.0214 / 2°1'17"W

OS Eastings: 398668

OS Northings: 379133

OS Grid: SJ986791

Mapcode National: GBR GZB5.5H

Mapcode Global: WHBBJ.X2LZ

Entry Name: Thorneycroft Farmhouse

Listing Date: 9 December 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1138942

English Heritage Legacy ID: 58001

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

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Listing Text

(East Side)

3/88 Thorneycroft Farmhouse


Farmhouse: dated 1752 with extensive modernisations c.1980. Coursed,
squared, buff, sandstone rubble. Kerridge stone-slate roof, stone
ridge and 2 stone chimneys. Double pile house with 2 parallel ridges.
2-storey, 3-bay front. Slight plinth and massive quoins. End bays
have 3-light C20 casements with glazing bars in the surrounds of
3-light square-sectioned stone mullions. Near central semi-circular
headed doorcase with prominent keystone now has wrought iron gate.
This is approached by a flight of steps. Above is date tablet reading
GB (for Brocklehurst) 1752 and a single light window.
Interior: Plan intact but no surviving original features.

Listing NGR: SJ9866879133

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

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