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The White Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Little Bollington, Cheshire East

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Latitude: 53.3794 / 53°22'45"N

Longitude: -2.4093 / 2°24'33"W

OS Eastings: 372872

OS Northings: 387030

OS Grid: SJ728870

Mapcode National: GBR CYMC.69

Mapcode Global: WH98T.YBX3

Entry Name: The White Cottage

Listing Date: 5 March 1959

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1139550

English Heritage Legacy ID: 58402

Location: Little Bollington, Cheshire East, WA14

County: Cheshire East

Civil Parish: Little Bollington

Traditional County: Cheshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cheshire

Church of England Parish: Rostherne St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Chester

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Listing Text


1/27 The White Cottage
(formerly listed as
5.3.59 White Cottage in Bollington CP)


House. C16 with C17 additions. Sandstone walls or plinths with some
brick and timber framing (whitewashed save for right-hand gable)
concealing 4 middle crucks which carry a roof now of slate and
asbestos but formerly thatched. 2 brick ridge stacks. 2 storeys,
2-bay baffle-entry plan with possibly later cross-wing to left. Front
has 2 large timber-framed dormers to main range, but right-hand bay
including dormer row largely of brick. The timber framing is exposed
at the rear of the cross-wing and on the right-hand gable-wall which
has 4 small frames by 3 and brick infill. At rear a later continuous
stone outshut. Mostly C20 casements.
Interior: Stone flag floors to ground floor. Evidence of crucks at
ground floor level but encased. C17 staircase to first floor with
flat moulded balusters. Crucks exposed at first floor with some

Listing NGR: SJ7287287030

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

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