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The White House

A Grade II Listed Building in Handforth, Cheshire East

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Latitude: 53.3542 / 53°21'15"N

Longitude: -2.2168 / 2°13'0"W

OS Eastings: 385665

OS Northings: 384169

OS Grid: SJ856841

Mapcode National: GBR DYYN.VB

Mapcode Global: WHBB1.XYKG

Entry Name: The White House

Listing Date: 6 July 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1237949

English Heritage Legacy ID: 414959

Location: Handforth, Cheshire East, SK9

County: Cheshire East

Civil Parish: Handforth

Built-Up Area: Wilmslow

Traditional County: Cheshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cheshire

Church of England Parish: Handforth St Chad

Church of England Diocese: Chester

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Listing Text

This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 29/07/2014

SJ 88 SE

Numbers 180, 182, 184 and 186.
The White House

Formerly Methodist chapel, 2 houses and Sunday School, now 2 houses
and storage: c.1840 but partly converted to Sunday School 1873.
Washed and rendered brick, green painted Welsh slate roof and 2 brick
chimneys. H-shaped plan. Northerly cross-wing is chapel with
2-storey, symmetrical 3-bay front. End bays have lancets with heavy
label moulds. Similar mould over central board door with 4-light
mullioned and transomed window with crude intersecting tracery, small
light above in the gable. Similar lancets down north side. Central
portion is of 2 similar 3 bay houses with 16-pane sashes and half
glazed doors approached by 3 stone steps with iron balusters.
Southerly cross-wing is of 2½ storeys and 2 bays with 16-pane windows
and blocked semi-circular headed light in the gable.

Listing NGR: SJ8566584169

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

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