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Crewood Hall

A Grade II* Listed Building in Kingsley, Cheshire West and Chester

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Latitude: 53.2806 / 53°16'50"N

Longitude: -2.6519 / 2°39'6"W

OS Eastings: 356629

OS Northings: 376154

OS Grid: SJ566761

Mapcode National: GBR 9ZXH.NQ

Mapcode Global: WH993.7SFX

Entry Name: Crewood Hall

Listing Date: 14 December 1978

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1253462

English Heritage Legacy ID: 436676

Location: Kingsley, Cheshire West and Chester, WA6

County: Cheshire West and Chester

Civil Parish: Kingsley

Traditional County: Cheshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cheshire

Church of England Parish: Kingsley St John the Evangelist

Church of England Diocese: Chester

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Listing Text

SJ 57 NE
(off West Side)
3/125 Crewood Hall
Hall farmhouse. Late C16 and early C17 with probably earlier internal
features, altered and extended late Cl9. Stone-dressed brown brick;
some oak framing; tiled roofs. 2 storeys; cross-wing at each end;
2-storey porch, with sandstone lower storey and oak-framed upper
storey with chevron and hollow-diamond braces, at junction with left
cross-wing. Cl9 3-light wood-mullioned casements, 2 to each storey
between porch and right cross-wing and 1 per storey in each
cross-wing. Chimney behind main ridge just left of porch; left and
right lateral chimneys. Short wing beyond right cross-gable. C19
extension at rear. Arris to porch has ovolo: fillet: cyma
moulding. Inscribed lintel has badly weathered inscription (1623 and
coat of arms). Replaced boarded door. Right end gable has stone
ovolo-moulded 5-light mullioned and transomed window to each storey,
Elizabethan or Jacobean.
Interior. Great sandstone open fireplace in room right of porch,
probably formerly the great hall; massive oak posts in left corner of
chimney breast and outside back right corner of room; 2 broad
chamfered oak beams; stair replaced; front bedrooms have large-framed
partition walls and oak beams. Roof structure now ceiled, has
cambered beams to trusses over hall and simple trusses over right
cross-wing; the far right wing's roof appears to be a later addition
to the cross-wing. A Waterworth Crewood Hall; Webb's Itinerary of
Cheshire, 1623, in King's Vale Royal.

Listing NGR: SJ5662976154

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