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Orford House and Entrance Gates and Gate Piers

A Grade II Listed Building in Orford, Warrington

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.4092 / 53°24'33"N

Longitude: -2.5815 / 2°34'53"W

OS Eastings: 361439

OS Northings: 390422

OS Grid: SJ614904

Mapcode National: GBR BYD0.XM

Mapcode Global: WH98K.9KYS

Entry Name: Orford House and Entrance Gates and Gate Piers

Listing Date: 6 December 1949

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1139407

English Heritage Legacy ID: 58848

Location: Warrington, WA2

County: Warrington

Electoral Ward/Division: Orford

Built-Up Area: Warrington

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cheshire

Church of England Parish: Orford St Margaret

Church of England Diocese: Liverpool

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Listing Text

1.
SJ 6190 3/126
SJ 6190 3/126a
5150

SCHOOL ROAD
ORFORD
No 16 (Orford House)
Entrance gates and gate piers

6.12.49.

II GV

2.
Mid C18 house of medium size, standing in grounds, empty 1973 but apparently in
good condition. 3 storeys, brick with stone base and strings, and "long and short"
end quoins. New roof, stone eaves cornice with consoles. Gable ends roughcast.
4-panel door in moulded stone surround with pediment. 4 windows on ground floor
boarded over, 5 windows on upper floors, 1st floor ones 12-paned sashes, top floor
casements; stone sills and lintels, and keystones. 2 stone gate piers with vases,
and iron gates (all now restored).

No 16, Entrance gates and gate piers, 59A and Farm building to north form a group.


Listing NGR: SJ6143990422

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

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