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Swan Farmhouse

A Grade II* Listed Building in Cranage, Cheshire East

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Latitude: 53.212 / 53°12'43"N

Longitude: -2.3697 / 2°22'10"W

OS Eastings: 375408

OS Northings: 368387

OS Grid: SJ754683

Mapcode National: GBR 007.MQ7

Mapcode Global: WH99M.KJSH

Entry Name: Swan Farmhouse

Listing Date: 14 February 1967

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1231075

English Heritage Legacy ID: 406110

Location: Cranage, Cheshire East, CW4

County: Cheshire East

Civil Parish: Cranage

Built-Up Area: Cranage

Traditional County: Cheshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cheshire

Church of England Parish: Church Hulme (or Holmes Chapel) St Luke

Church of England Diocese: Chester

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Listing Text

SJ 76 NE

4/15 Swan Farmhouse



Farmhouse, late C17, brown brick and whitened old brick with stone
slate roof laid with diminishing courses. 2 storeys and attic, 3
bays. A two span wing, at the rear (east) of the property completes
an "L" shaped plan. A 6-panel door, with the upper three panels
raised, fielded and bolection moulded and the lower panels bead and
flush is hung in a chamfered frame with central mullion overlight.
Two-light flush casements with glazing bars. Projecting first floor
brick band. The rear door is cross boarded and hung to a heavy
dowelled frame on strap hinges. Gable end and mid-ridge stacks.
Interior: Two-panel Jacobean style and wide boarded doors on strap
hinges. Inglenook. Chamfered beams including a cross beam
arrangement in the Parlour. Jacobean style staircase with spiral
turned balusters, double width newel posts and heavy moulded handrail.
At first floor level these are single and two-panel doors on strap
hinges and chamfered beams. In the attic there are collar trusses,
oak chamfered purlins, ridge tree and original rafters.

Listing NGR: SJ7540868387

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

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