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Latitude: 53.3166 / 53°18'59"N
Longitude: -2.5745 / 2°34'28"W
OS Eastings: 361821
OS Northings: 380113
OS Grid: SJ618801
Mapcode National: GBR BZG2.FT
Mapcode Global: WH98Y.FW8T
Entry Name: Mallard Cottage and Damson Cottage
Listing Date: 8 January 1970
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1139133
English Heritage Legacy ID: 57585
Location: Whitley, Cheshire West and Chester, WA4
County: Cheshire West and Chester
Civil Parish: Whitley
Traditional County: Cheshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cheshire
Church of England Parish: Aston St Peter
Church of England Diocese: Chester
This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 27/07/2017
SJ 68 SW
Mallard Cottage and Damson Cottage
(Formerly listed as Town Pit Cottage and Town Pit House, Higher Whitley)
Two attached cottages, early C17, recased in brick probably later C18. Brown brick; grey slate roof.
Two storeys; the left cottage has two casements of three six-pane lights; replaced small-pane part-glazed door; cambered arches to windows; upper storey has two windows of three four-pane lights and one of one three-pane light. Door of left cottage adjoins party wall of right cottage which has one casement of three eight-pane lights to front and one to each storey of three six-pane lights in gable end. Shortened projecting chimney on left gable; ridge chimney of four flues over junction of cottages; two gabled dormers at rear of left cottage; two-storey 1-room rear wing added to right cottage, in keeping. Diapering to right cottage.
Interior: Left cottage has lobby entrance; inglenook with ovolo oak bressumer; chamfered oak beams; some small-framing in rear wall; oak purlins. Interior of right cottage could not be inspected, but oak beams are visible.
Listing NGR: SJ 61821 80113
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