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Walls of Walled Garden at Abney Hall

A Grade II Listed Building in Cheadle Hulme North, Stockport

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.4007 / 53°24'2"N

Longitude: -2.2122 / 2°12'43"W

OS Eastings: 385990

OS Northings: 389345

OS Grid: SJ859893

Mapcode National: GBR DYZ3.WN

Mapcode Global: WHB9V.ZSR9

Entry Name: Walls of Walled Garden at Abney Hall

Listing Date: 30 June 1975

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1260367

English Heritage Legacy ID: 440931

Location: Stockport, SK8

County: Stockport

Electoral Ward/Division: Cheadle Hulme North

Parish: Non Civil Parish

Traditional County: Cheshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater Manchester

Church of England Parish: Cheadle St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Chester

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Listing Text

SJ 88 NE
5/37
30.6.75

CHEADLE
MANCHESTER ROAD
(north-east
side)

Walls of walled
garden at Abney Hall

G.V.
II

Walls of walled garden. 1850 s. Probably Travis and
Mangnall. Flemish bond brick with stone dressings. Roughly
quadrangular in layout, part of the north-west side having
been demolished. The wall, approx.4m. high, has weathered
buttresses at frequent intervals which are set back at the
corners, and a weathered stone coping. Each side has a
principal feature, the grandest being the north-west gateway
which has a large 4-centred archway topped by a gabled clock
tower with gableted and weathered buttresses, mullioned
windows, coped parapets and an ornate finial. Each other
side has an entrance feature with 4-centred arch doorway,
buttresses and a coped gable. Corner octagonal ventilation
shaft rises as a large elaborate Gothic pinnacle with
arcaded stage.

Listing NGR: SJ8599089345

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

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