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Cross Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Nether Alderley, Cheshire East

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Latitude: 53.2891 / 53°17'20"N

Longitude: -2.2365 / 2°14'11"W

OS Eastings: 384329

OS Northings: 376930

OS Grid: SJ843769

Mapcode National: GBR DZTD.LN

Mapcode Global: WHBBF.ML6C

Entry Name: Cross Farmhouse

Listing Date: 14 April 1967

Last Amended: 6 July 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1139600

English Heritage Legacy ID: 58315

Location: Nether Alderley, Cheshire East, SK10

County: Cheshire East

Civil Parish: Nether Alderley

Built-Up Area: Wilmslow

Traditional County: Cheshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cheshire

Church of England Parish: Alderley St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Chester

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Listing Text

(South Side)

4/150 Cross Farmhouse [formerly
14/4/1967 listed as Cross Farm Cottage
(formerly Farmhouse at
Alderley Cross)]


Formerly farmhouse, now 2 farm cottages: partly C17, rewalled early
C19, with addition to right dated 1735. English garden wall bond red
brick, Kerridge stone-slate roof, stone ridge and 3 brick chimneys.
2-storey, 4-bay front. Left 2 bays formerly timber framed but outer
walls rebuilt in brick. Left end bay has 3-light wooden casements
under cambered brick heads and other bay has 5-light ovolo-moulded,
wood mullioned windows with lattice leaded glazing, the top one in a
timber framed gabled half dormer with coving above the window. Right
2 bays are a taller and deeper addition. Right end bay has 3-light
square-sectioned stone-mullions under flat brick heads with
rectangular leaded glazing. To left 4-board door with iron strap
hinges, in a heavy wooden frame on padstones, under a flat brick head.
Similar 2-light window above. Date stone reads TMN 1735.
Interior: of right-hand part. Dogleg staircase of simple handrail,
square newels with curved shaped tops and inserted flat balusters.
4-board door with iron strap hinges throughout, most with wooden
latches and handles. Chamfered ceiling beams with flat stops. Brick
barrel-vaulted cellar under house has stone slab benches, and a half
cellar to the rear of the house has similar benches.

Listing NGR: SJ8432976930

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

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