History in Structure

This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.

1 to 4, Edinboro Cottages

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

We don't have any photos of this building yet. Why don't you be the first to send us one?

Upload Photo »

Approximate Location Map
Large Map »

Coordinates

Latitude: 53.2164 / 53°12'59"N

Longitude: -2.0268 / 2°1'36"W

OS Eastings: 398304

OS Northings: 368815

OS Grid: SJ983688

Mapcode National: GBR 23B.BCX

Mapcode Global: WHBBX.VF02

Entry Name: 1 to 4, Edinboro Cottages

Listing Date: 7 November 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1145894

English Heritage Legacy ID: 58102

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

Find accommodation in
Allgreave

Listing Text

This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 03/01/2017

SJ 96 NE
3/8

WILDBOARCLOUGH C.P.
Edinboro Cottages.
Nos 1, 2, 3 and 4

(Formerly listed as Nos 1, 2, 3 and 4, Edinboro Terrace)

GV
II
Terrace of former mill workers' cottages, circa 1830, of squared coursed red gritstone with Kerridge stone-slate gabled roof carrying 2 gable and 3 ridge chimneys of stone. Two storeys with 12 windows to lower and 8 to upper storey. Nos 1 and 2 are unaltered externally, with boarded doors; Nos. 3 and 4 have late C20 small-pane glazed doors with intersecting Gothick tracery to match the windows. Windows to front of all cottages have 4-pane casements surmounted by intersecting tracery of wood in pointed arched openings: 4 gabled projections to rear contain yards between. A door and window are on the right side only of each projection. Originally the terrace contained 8 dwellings (in line, not back-to-back) of which alternate cottages had access from front and back.

Bryant's Map of Cheshire published 1831; Tithe Map for Wildboarclough 1849; Brian S Beeken, Crag Works Wildboarclough.

Listing NGR: SJ9830468815

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

Selected Sources

Source links go to a search for the specified title at Amazon. Availability of the title is dependent on current publication status. You may also want to check AbeBooks, particularly for older titles.

Other nearby listed buildings

BritishListedBuildings.co.uk is an independent online resource and is not associated with any government department. All government data published here is used under licence. Please do not contact BritishListedBuildings.co.uk for any queries related to any individual listed building, planning permission related to listed buildings or the listing process itself.

British Listed Buildings is a Good Stuff website.