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Latitude: 53.2579 / 53°15'28"N
Longitude: -2.5172 / 2°31'2"W
OS Eastings: 365591
OS Northings: 373556
OS Grid: SJ655735
Mapcode National: GBR BZVR.TV
Mapcode Global: WH99C.9CKS
Entry Name: British Waterways Board Area Office
Listing Date: 19 August 1986
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1139112
English Heritage Legacy ID: 57634
Location: Northwich, Cheshire West and Chester, CW8
County: Cheshire West and Chester
Civil Parish: Northwich
Built-Up Area: Northwich
Traditional County: Cheshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cheshire
Church of England Parish: Northwich Holy Trinity
Church of England Diocese: Chester
SJ 67 SE NORTHWICH C.P. NAVIGATION ROAD
5/39 British Waterways Board
Weaver Navigation Office, now British Waterways, 1826. Brown brick
with hipped graded grey slate roof. 2 storeys; 3 windows plus right
wing of 2 windows. Plinth, first floor cill band and moulded cornice
of stone. Oak 3-panel double doors in gauged brick round-arched
recess with engaged Tuscan column to each side supporting wooden
cornice beneath radial-bar fan with 3 concentric bars. Recessed
12-pane sashes under gauged brick heads. Blocked round-arched doorway
in right wing. Lower storey extended at rear with 12-pane recessed
sashes in main block above.
Interior: Tuscan column to each side within entrance. Folding
shutters in embrasures. Open-string dogleg stair has shaped brackets,
stick balusters and curtail; 3 6-panel doors off landing, that opposite
stair in panelled case with ornate moulded architraves.
Listing NGR: SJ6559173556
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