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Crook Hall

A Grade II* Listed Building in Goostrey, Cheshire East

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Latitude: 53.2446 / 53°14'40"N

Longitude: -2.3231 / 2°19'23"W

OS Eastings: 378537

OS Northings: 372004

OS Grid: SJ785720

Mapcode National: GBR DZ6X.VL

Mapcode Global: WH99G.9P0Z

Entry Name: Crook Hall

Listing Date: 14 February 1967

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1231132

English Heritage Legacy ID: 406179

Location: Goostrey, Cheshire East, CW4

County: Cheshire East

Civil Parish: Goostrey

Traditional County: Cheshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cheshire

Church of England Parish: Goostrey St Luke

Church of England Diocese: Chester

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Listing Text

SJ 77 SE

2/26 Crook Hall



Farmhouse, late C16. Red brick, in English garden wall bond, with
stone slate roof. 2 storeys and attic, 5 bays, gabled. 3 bay returns
with side gables near the rear. Flush stone quoins and narrow
Elizabethan bricks. Replaced 2-and-3-light flush casements, under
elliptical arches, with continuous narrow brick drip band above ground
floor and first floor windows. Added late C19 gabled brick porch with
4-panel door, bargeboards and stone slate roof. The facade has three
symmetrical gables with some exposed oak timbers and added barge
boards and finials. Both the 3 bay returns have four blocked window
openings and the north-east side gable has in addition a fully
timbered gable in close panelling. Side gables have barge boards and
stacks with diagonally set flues. At the rear (north-east) there is a
single blocked window and added C19 lean-to.
Interior: Double boarded and studded entrance doors on strap hinges.
Inglenook beam. Timber framing in internal wall. Six-panel oak doors
on "H" hinges and "HL" hinges. Wide double boarded door on strap
hinges leads to cellar. Stop chamfered beams. Closed string
staircase with spiral twisted balusters, moulded handrail and ball
finials to the square newels. Mainly six-panel oak doors at first
floor level. The roof has trusses with queen posts, only one door
width apart, original purlins, ridge tree and rafters.

Listing NGR: SJ7853772004

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

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