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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

Plus Code: 9C5V8HV8+PX

Entry Name: Legh Cottage

Listing Date: 3 September 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1139518

English Heritage Legacy ID: 58537

ID on this website: 101139518

Location: Hoo Green, Cheshire East, Cheshire, 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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SJ 78 SW

Legh Cottage


House. Late C17, restored in late C19. Timber frame with brick infill and slate roof. Two storeys, two cells, baffle entry plan. Entrance front: ten x two cells of small framing with angle braces to sides. C19 and C20 windows, four-light casement to ground floor left, two-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: four x two cells of small framing with angle braces to sides. C19 brick nogging. Queen-post truss gable. Left hand gable end. Four x three cells of small framing with angle braces (some timbers missing) five-light casement window to ground floor two-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 four x three cells of this small framing.

Listing NGR: SJ7129783128

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