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Henbury Smithy

A Grade II Listed Building in Henbury, Cheshire East

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Latitude: 53.2512 / 53°15'4"N

Longitude: -2.2071 / 2°12'25"W

OS Eastings: 386278

OS Northings: 372707

OS Grid: SJ862727

Mapcode National: GBR FZ0V.Z7

Mapcode Global: WHBBN.2J8X

Entry Name: Henbury Smithy

Listing Date: 28 November 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1139296

English Heritage Legacy ID: 59061

Location: Henbury, Cheshire East, SK11

County: Cheshire East

Civil Parish: Henbury

Traditional County: Cheshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cheshire

Church of England Parish: Henbury St Thomas

Church of England Diocese: Chester

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Listing Text

SJ 87 SE

7/21 Nos. 1 & 2 Henbury


Two cottages. Formerly smithy and blacksmith's cottage. Mid/Late
C18. Red English garden wall bond brick with slate roof. Two
storeys. Road frontage: slightly projecting brick plinth. Three bay
facade with four-centered'arches formerly to Smithy but now bricked up
and containing 2-light casement windows. Pilasters forming clasping
buttresses at the corners and in pairs between the bays with moulded
brick capitals at the level of the first floor window sills. There
are sunken arched panels between these pilasters. Two-light casements
to first floor. Cottage section at left with cambered headed doorway
to right and 2-light casement window to left. Similar 2-light
casement to first floor. All the windows are C20 replacements. The
two right hand smithy arches show signs of having been rebuilt. C20
addition to rear.

Listing NGR: SJ8627872707

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

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