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Latitude: 53.2771 / 53°16'37"N
Longitude: -2.183 / 2°10'58"W
OS Eastings: 387896
OS Northings: 375586
OS Grid: SJ878755
Mapcode National: GBR FZ6J.6Y
Mapcode Global: WHBBG.FWQK
Entry Name: Fittontown Farmhouse
Listing Date: 6 July 1984
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1139609
English Heritage Legacy ID: 58336
Location: Over Alderley, Cheshire East, SK10
County: Cheshire East
Civil Parish: Over Alderley
Traditional County: Cheshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cheshire
Church of England Parish: Birtles St Catherine
Church of England Diocese: Chester
SJ 87 NE OVER ALDRRLEY C.P. HOCKER LANE (North Side)
5/170 Fittontown Farmhouse
Farmhouse: dated 1631 with refenestration early C19 and alterations
to roof C20. English garden wall bond red and purple brick. Buff
sandstone plinth and quoins, Welsh slate roof, central brick chimney.
Square in plan with front porch. 2-storey symmetrical 3-bay front.
Band at 1st floor has cyma-moulded. stone in the quoining and moulded
bricks in the band. End bays have large 3-light wooden mullioned and
transomed windows with glazing bars, the central part of which slides
horizontally or is hinged, under cambered brick heads below; segmental
above. Central projecting formerly 2-storey gabled porch (now reduced
with a raking roof). Chamfered wooden doorcase with later framed and
boarded door with original strap hinges. Datestone above is broken
but reads R 1631. `
Interior: unusual plan around central stack with baffle entry behind
door. Bead moulded ceiling beams. 3-board door with long fishtail
Listing NGR: SJ8789675586
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