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The Cottage

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

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Latitude: 53.3104 / 53°18'37"N

Longitude: -2.6849 / 2°41'5"W

OS Eastings: 354460

OS Northings: 379494

OS Grid: SJ544794

Mapcode National: GBR 9ZP5.J0

Mapcode Global: WH87Y.Q1NZ

Entry Name: The Cottage

Listing Date: 6 December 1985

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1253573

English Heritage Legacy ID: 436813

Location: Sutton Weaver, Cheshire West and Chester, WA7

County: Cheshire West and Chester

Civil Parish: Sutton Weaver

Built-Up Area: Sutton Weaver

Traditional County: Cheshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cheshire

Church of England Parish: Aston St Peter

Church of England Diocese: Chester

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Listing Text

SJ 57 NW

(North Side)

No. 51 (The Cottage)


Cottage, early C17 altered with C16 or earlier internal features.
Pebbledash stated to be on oak frame with sandstone plinth; thatched
roof with slate catslide roof on sandstone rear outshut: C19 brick
rear wing with roof of very small slates. The front has cross-gable
right, long wing with 2 windows, C20 timber and glass porch and gabled
dormer with 3-light, formerly leaded, window having centre light set
lower than side lights. Brick ridge chimney immediately left of
doorway; flush chimney on left gable, both brick.
Interior. Baffle-entrance with inglenook behind; tapered oak
bressumer; altered inglenook against left gable; chamfered oak beams;
replaced stair behind inglenook. Moulded arched beams upstairs, one
with arch braces has damaged rose with raised fleur-de-lys on each
face, probably indicating a C16 or earlier open hall converted to 2
storeys early C17-large timbers in partition wall framing. There is
some wattle and daub. Moulded cambered tie beam and parts of moulded
posts are in right gable. The roof beams are of special interest,
indicating a well-finished open hall in a dwelling of modest size.

Listing NGR: SJ 54460 79494

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

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