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Lima Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Rainow, Cheshire East

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Latitude: 53.2965 / 53°17'47"N

Longitude: -2.0755 / 2°4'31"W

OS Eastings: 395066

OS Northings: 377728

OS Grid: SJ950777

Mapcode National: GBR FZYB.G0

Mapcode Global: WHBBJ.2DYP

Entry Name: Lima Farmhouse

Listing Date: 9 December 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1138947

English Heritage Legacy ID: 58016

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

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Listing Text

(South Side)

3/103 Lima Farmhouse.


Farmhouse: early C18 with major alterations dated 1833. Coursed
squared buff sandstone rubble. Kerridge stone-slate roof, stone ridge
and 2 stone gable chimneys. Double pile plan. 2-storey, symmetrical,
3-bay front. End bays have large windows with fixed glazing bars,
with a panel of 4 sliding horizontally, under hammer-dressed lintels.
Open gabled porch has partial ashlar front with bead moulded heavy
lintel. 4-board door with iron strap hinges behind, smaller but
similar window above. To rear left end bay has 4-light chamfered
stone mullions and central bay has a similar 4-light and a 2-light
above (both partly blocked).

Interior: Not seen but timber-framed partition walls with stone
flagged infill and heavy ceiling beams reported.

A double-pile plan with C17 style mullioned windows and interior

Listing NGR: SJ9506677728

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

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