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Townscliffe Cottage townscliffe Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Marple, Stockport

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.3969 / 53°23'48"N

Longitude: -2.0383 / 2°2'18"W

OS Eastings: 397547

OS Northings: 388892

OS Grid: SJ975888

Mapcode National: GBR GY65.H1

Mapcode Global: WHB9Y.NWK8

Entry Name: Townscliffe Cottage townscliffe Farmhouse

Listing Date: 11 October 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1242492

English Heritage Legacy ID: 441903

Location: Stockport, SK6

County: Stockport

Electoral Ward/Division: Marple North

Built-Up Area: Marple

Traditional County: Derbyshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater Manchester

Church of England Parish: Mellor

Church of England Diocese: Chester

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Listing Text

SJ 98 NE MARPLE TOWNSCLIFFE LANE
Mellor
7/172 No. 64
(Townscliffe
Cottage) and
Townscliffe
- Farmhouse

- II

Farmhouse, now house. Late C17 with a wing of C19. Squared
rubble with stone dressings and graduated stone slate roof.
3-unit baffle-entry plan which has a large later wing to the
left and 2 storeys throughout. The house-part is flanked by
projecting crosswings with quoins. The former door (now
blocked) is adjacent to the right crosswing and has a
chamfered surround and shaped lintel. A C19 door was
inserted adjacent to the left crosswing and has a 4-panel
door and moulded surround. There is a 2-light casement
window on each floor between the doors The C19 wing has sash
windows on each floor with wedge lintels and stone sills.
Total of 3 chimney stacks and a lean-to garage against left
gable. The left crosswing extends to the rear in rock-faced
stone and a patio door is inserted to rear of the house-
part.


Listing NGR: SJ9754788892

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

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