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Orford House and Entrance Gates and Gate Piers

A Grade II Listed Building in Orford, Warrington

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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

SJ 6190 3/126
SJ 6190 3/126a

No 16 (Orford House)
Entrance gates and gate piers



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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