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Latitude: 53.349 / 53°20'56"N
Longitude: -2.5468 / 2°32'48"W
OS Eastings: 363699
OS Northings: 383702
OS Grid: SJ636837
Mapcode National: GBR BYNQ.F6
Mapcode Global: WH98Y.V2FY
Entry Name: School Farm Farmhouse
Listing Date: 23 December 1983
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1139339
English Heritage Legacy ID: 58957
Location: Appleton, Warrington, WA4
Civil Parish: Appleton
Built-Up Area: Appleton Thorn
Traditional County: Cheshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cheshire
Church of England Parish: Appleton Thorn St Cross
Church of England Diocese: Chester
SJ 68 SW APPLETON C.P. STRETTON ROAD
6/21 School Farm Farmhouse.
Farmhouse, early C17 or before, rewalled circa 1800. Brick with grey
slate roof; oak wallplate survives (under front eaves) from former
timber frame. L-shaped; 1½ storeys; door and 3 windows to front; 2
windows to left side; left gable chimney; chimney on front ridge and
on ridge of left wing, all of brick. Small wood casement windows,
under skewback arches in lower storey. C19 porch with tiled gabled
roof on brackets.
Interior: The ingle nook in parlour right of entrance has a hood-beam
supported (right of nook) on a shaped stone pier with carved patterns.
Many chamfered oak beams of large section. Jowls survive from the
former oak frame at ground floor ceiling; oak purlins; doors of 3 wide
boards; one C17 oak door of small panels upstairs.
Listing NGR: SJ6369983702
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