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Legh Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in High Legh, Cheshire East

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Latitude: 53.3443 / 53°20'39"N

Longitude: -2.4326 / 2°25'57"W

OS Eastings: 371297

OS Northings: 383128

OS Grid: SJ712831

Mapcode National: GBR CYGR.4W

Mapcode Global: WH990.L6VK

Entry Name: Legh Cottage

Listing Date: 3 September 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1139518

English Heritage Legacy ID: 58537

Location: High Legh, Cheshire East, WA16

County: Cheshire East

Civil Parish: High Legh

Traditional County: Cheshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cheshire

Church of England Parish: High Legh St John

Church of England Diocese: Chester

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Listing Text

The following shall be amended:

In the entry for:


4/44 Leigh Cottage

The item shall be amended to read: Legh Cottage



4/44 Leigh Cottage


- II

House. Late C17, restored in late C19. Timber frame with brick infill
and slate roof. 2 storeys, 2 cells, baffle'entry plan. Entrance
front: 10 x 2 cells of small framing with angle braces to sides. C19
and C20 windows, 4-light casement to ground floor left, 2-light
similar windows to its right. Doorway to right of this. Date 1884
over doorway and cypher. Lean-to open porch in front of door with
contiguous square bay window also with lean-to roof to right. Central
ridge stack of 1884. Right hand gable end: 4 x 2 cells of small
framing with angle braces to sides. C19 brick nogging. Queen-post
truss gable. Left hand gable end. 4 x 3 cells of small framing with
angle braces (some timbers missing) 5-light casement window to ground
floor 2-light to first floor. Gable extends to left to former
outhouse, joined to building during the restoration of 1884. Dove
Cote to left of extended gable. Outhouse is of 4 x 3 cells of this
small framing.

Listing NGR: SJ7129783128

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

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