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Pair of Gardener's Cottages at Lyme Park

A Grade II Listed Building in Lyme Handley, Cheshire East

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Latitude: 53.34 / 53°20'24"N

Longitude: -2.0512 / 2°3'4"W

OS Eastings: 396689

OS Northings: 382572

OS Grid: SJ966825

Mapcode National: GBR GY3T.QD

Mapcode Global: WHBBB.G9GS

Entry Name: Pair of Gardener's Cottages at Lyme Park

Listing Date: 17 November 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1231931

English Heritage Legacy ID: 407213

Location: Lyme Handley, Cheshire East, SK12

County: Cheshire East

Civil Parish: Lyme Handley

Traditional County: Cheshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cheshire

Church of England Parish: Disley St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Chester

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Listing Text


4/66 Pair of Gardener's Cottages
at Lyme Park.


Pair of cottages: dated 1871 perhaps by A.Darbyshire for William
Legh. Rock-faced buff sandstone. Welsh slate hipped roof with
trefoil pierced slate ridge. 2 stone chimneys. One-storey
symmetrical 5-bay front. End bays blank except for date plaque to
right, patron's initials to left, both in square recesses. Central
8-board door with Jacobean iron hinges flanked by single lights behind
open timber and glass porch with octagonal wooden posts on stone
bases, and shaped angle braces and pierced spandrels. Pair of
triangular gabled dormers above. Second and fourth bays step forward
under a hipped roof, and have a pair of single casements.

Listing NGR: SJ9668982572

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

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