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Latitude: 53.3401 / 53°20'24"N
Longitude: -2.0583 / 2°3'29"W
OS Eastings: 396214
OS Northings: 382579
OS Grid: SJ962825
Mapcode National: GBR GY2T.5C
Mapcode Global: WHBBB.C93R
Entry Name: Chestnut Cottages and Estate Workshops
Listing Date: 17 November 1983
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1232077
English Heritage Legacy ID: 407228
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
SJ 98 SE LYME HANDLEY C.P. LYME PARK
4/74 Nos 1, 2, 3 & 4
Chestnut Cottages and
Estate workers' houses and workshops, now includes cafeteria: 1904 by
C H Reilly of Liverpool for 2nd Lord Newton. Washed, pebble-dashed
red brick, red tile roof and 8 plastered chimneys. L-shaped in plan.
Vernacular Revival style.
East range: one and 2-storey, symmetrical 13-bay front (a, b, a, c,
a, b, a). End bays 2-storey projections under half-hipped, mansard
roof, 5-light casements with glazing bars below, 3-light above.
Similar elements flank central door which has dormer and mansard roof
above. Body of range of one storey under steeply pitched roof with
North range: 3 units step down hill. To left 3-bay house in mansard
roofed end pavilion, with 3-light dormers. Then 5-bay former
electricity generating shed with 3-light, wooden casements with
glazing bars (the centre light dropped) and single light dormers under
hipped gables in pitched roof. To right 4-bay, former boiler house
and laundry with buttresses between bays and similar dormers in
pitched roof. Joined to boiler house by flue is an English bond,
red-brick square chimney with blind, square sandstone arcade on
brackets, at top below moulded cornice.
Listing NGR: SJ9621482579
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