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Rookery Cottage and Swan Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Whitegate and Marton, Cheshire West and Chester

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Latitude: 53.203 / 53°12'10"N

Longitude: -2.593 / 2°35'34"W

OS Eastings: 360487

OS Northings: 367493

OS Grid: SJ604674

Mapcode National: GBR 7Q.26MV

Mapcode Global: WH99J.4RHC

Plus Code: 9C5V6C34+6R

Entry Name: Rookery Cottage and Swan Cottage

Listing Date: 12 March 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1139203

English Heritage Legacy ID: 57347

ID on this website: 101139203

Location: Cheshire West and Chester, Cheshire, CW7

County: Cheshire West and Chester

Civil Parish: Whitegate and Marton

Traditional County: Cheshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cheshire

Church of England Parish: Whitegate St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Chester

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In the entry for:

SJ 66 NW
Rookery Cottage and
Swan Cottage

The description shall be amended to read:

Pair of cottages. Mid/late C17 with later additions. Timber framing
and rendered brick with slate roof. 2 storeys, 1 bay each with C20 added
bay to south gable of Rookery Cottage. Stone plinth, small framing three
panels in height with angle braces. Boarded doors under gabled hoods,
the door to Swan Cottage being a C20 replacement. Three-light ground
floor windows but the two Rookery Cottage windows are C20 bows. First
floor windows are 2-light gabled half dormers. The bay added to Rookery
Cottage is of rendered brickwork. A stucco rendered brick cottage with
slate roof and C20 door and windows has been built against the north
gable of Swan Cottage, this is of no special interest.


SJ 66 NW
4/65 Rookery Cottage and Swan
- II
Pair of cottages. Mid/late C17. Timber framed with rendered infill
and tile roof. Three storeys. Entrance front: Stone plinth. 11 x 3
cells of small framing with angle braces to left and right and to
either side of the seventh post front left. C19 gabled porches to
either side of the seventh upright with C20 doors. Three-light ground
floor windows to right and left of these, the left hand one being a
canted oriel. First floor: Two C19 2-light gabled dormers. To the
right are C20 additions.

Listing NGR: SJ6048767493

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