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Latitude: 53.2313 / 53°13'52"N
Longitude: -2.0911 / 2°5'27"W
OS Eastings: 394018
OS Northings: 370475
OS Grid: SJ940704
Mapcode National: GBR 232.D4L
Mapcode Global: WHBBW.V1FN
Entry Name: Ridge Hall Farmhouse, Ridge Hill
Listing Date: 14 April 1967
Last Amended: 25 October 1985
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1139447
English Heritage Legacy ID: 58660
Location: Sutton, Cheshire East, SK11
County: Cheshire East
Civil Parish: Sutton
Traditional County: Cheshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cheshire
Church of England Parish: Sutton St James
Church of England Diocese: Chester
SJ 97 SW
Ridge Hall Farmhouse
(Formerly listed as Ridge Hall)
Farmhouse. Dated 1580 on date stone with C17 and C19 additions and alterations.
Coursed rubble with ashlar dressings and stone slate roof. Two storeys. Entrance
front. Older two bay portion at right with ashlar quoins to right. Blocked door at ground floor left with 2-light blocked stone surrounded window to right. Two similar blocked windows to first floor with rectangular date stone set between floors at centre. Blocked windows all have chamfered mullions. C19 2-light windows imposed at centre of both floors. To left of this is later C17 portion flush with earlier portion and having stone quoins at corners. Three 2-light casement windows to ground and first floors with gabled porch between second and third bays from left containing C17 studded wooden door. Rear: C20 addition at left with C19 fenestration to rest.
Interior: Open tread single flight C17 staircase with barley-sugar twist balusters with vase bases. Similar barley-sugar twist newel posts. Moulded handrail and panelled tread plate. Further blocked mullioned 2-light window to a bathroom at rear of dated block.
The site of the house is surrounded by a moat and the original, larger house was
reputedly largely destroyed in the Civil War.
Listing NGR: SJ9401870475
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