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Aston House Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Aston, Cheshire East

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.0193 / 53°1'9"N

Longitude: -2.5828 / 2°34'57"W

OS Eastings: 361003

OS Northings: 347049

OS Grid: SJ610470

Mapcode National: GBR 7Q.FWNW

Mapcode Global: WH9BH.9CCN

Entry Name: Aston House Farmhouse

Listing Date: 12 January 1967

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1225739

English Heritage Legacy ID: 422248

Location: Newhall, Cheshire East, CW5

County: Cheshire East

Civil Parish: Newhall

Built-Up Area: Aston

Traditional County: Cheshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cheshire

Church of England Parish: Wrenbury St Margaret

Church of England Diocese: Chester

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Listing Text

NEWHALL C.P. WRENBURY ROAD
SJ 64 NW
Aston House Farmhouse
3/71
12.1.67
II
GV
Farmhouse. Dated 1662 with C19 extensions and alterations. Timber
framed with a plain tile roof and random frond brick with a slate roof.
The entrance front has at left a gabled projecting wing dated to the
gable with close studding,middle rail and passing tension braces. To
the centre is a later C19 triple-light window of 3 x 4 panes with
lateral windows of 1 x 4 panes. Jettied first floor with decorative
brackets supporting the keel-moulded bressumer. The first floor is
close studded with a middle rail and has tension bracing. Three-light
C19 or C20 casement window to the centre. To either side are Moulded
brackets supporting the jettied gable which has a moulded bressumer.
Close studding to the gable. The date is painted on in C20 script.
Three pairs of purlins and one ridge beam. To the right of this gable,
and slightly recessed are 3 bays of C19 brick with ground and
first-floor windows all of 4 x 4 sash panes with stone cills and
flat-arched heads. The left hand side has, to right of centre, a
massive chimney stack with sandstone lower body with chamfered top and
red brick above this with offsets. To right is some close-studding at
first floor level, the rest of the brick walling being painted in
imitation of timber framing.


Listing NGR: SJ6100347049

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

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