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Quarry Bank House

A Grade II Listed Building in Styal, Cheshire East

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.3442 / 53°20'39"N

Longitude: -2.2499 / 2°14'59"W

OS Eastings: 383462

OS Northings: 383066

OS Grid: SJ834830

Mapcode National: GBR DYQR.QX

Mapcode Global: WHBB7.D6WL

Entry Name: Quarry Bank House

Listing Date: 6 March 1975

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1237686

English Heritage Legacy ID: 414951

Location: Styal, Cheshire East, SK9

County: Cheshire East

Civil Parish: Styal

Traditional County: Cheshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cheshire

Church of England Parish: Wilmslow St Bartholomew

Church of England Diocese: Chester

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Listing Text

SJ 88 SW WILMSLOW FORMER U.D. QUARRY BANK ROAD
(West Side)

1/301 Quarry Bank House

6/3/1975

GV II

House: 1797 for Samuel Greg with some mid C19 additions. Washed
roughcast brick on stone plinth. Hipped Welsh slate roof and 4 brick
chimneys. 2-storey, 3-bay east front. Moulded wooden cornice. Upper
windows are 4-pane sashes in semi-circular headed recesses. Below,
right end bay has a 12-pane sash and left end bay, has similar window
in a later projection. Central detached porch on fluted columns has a
tented glass roof. Behind fluted doorcase contains half glazed panels
and a door with a semi-circular fanlight with radial glazing bars.
West front is 2-storey over basement and has central 2-storey curving
bay window.
Interior: Opens into rectangular hall with curved corners and 4
5-panelled mahogany doors (2 curved). Room to left has fireplace with
shouldered architrave with blue tiles and a stained glass panel of
Greg arms. Room to right has classical fireplaceof white and grey
marble with urns and central plaque of nymph, reclining on cornucopia,
spinning and later graffito of sailing ship. Staircase has plain
balusters, mahogany handrail and bracketted open string.


Listing NGR: SJ8346283066

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

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