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Midgeley Gate Farmhouse

A Grade II* Listed Building in Macclesfield Forest and Wildboarclough, Cheshire East

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Latitude: 53.1945 / 53°11'40"N

Longitude: -2.0089 / 2°0'31"W

OS Eastings: 399503

OS Northings: 366377

OS Grid: SJ995663

Mapcode National: GBR 23K.NYC

Mapcode Global: WHBBY.3YNX

Plus Code: 9C5V5XVR+QC

Entry Name: Midgeley Gate Farmhouse

Listing Date: 7 November 1983

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1145874

English Heritage Legacy ID: 58098

Location: Macclesfield Forest and Wildboarclough, Cheshire East, SK11

County: Cheshire East

Civil Parish: Macclesfield Forest and Wildboarclough

Traditional County: Cheshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cheshire

Church of England Parish: Wildboarclough St Saviour

Church of England Diocese: Chester

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Listing Text

SJ 96 NE
3/4 Midgeley Gate Farmhouse
House, early C17 with south wing of similar date and mid C19 north
wing. Red gritstone squared rubble with stone chimneys at junctions
or south, central and north wings and on north gable. Irregular plan.
The south wing is of 2 storeys and 1 bay with recessed bevelled
mullioned windows, 5-light in lower storey and 4-light converted to
2-light in upper storey (east) and 5 light with ovolo-moulded label
(west). The central cross wing is of 3 storeys plus cellar with 1
window to each main storey and 2 small replaced cellar windows; a
5-light recessed mullioned window to lower and middle storey and
3-light to upper (east), 4-light to lower storey with cove-moulded
label and altered window to middle storey with label cut back; late
C20 casement to upper storey (west). North wing has 4-pane 2-light
wood casements. The interior has ovolo beams, chamfered beams and
unwrought beams, all of oak. The walls between south, central and
north wings are very thick. Traces of inglenook against north wall of
south wing. Jacobean stair partly rebuilt C19.

Listing NGR: SJ9950366377

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

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