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Latitude: 53.097 / 53°5'49"N
Longitude: -2.4422 / 2°26'31"W
OS Eastings: 370489
OS Northings: 355629
OS Grid: SJ704556
Mapcode National: GBR 7X.8TJ7
Mapcode Global: WH9B5.GF92
Entry Name: 2-20, Dorfold Street
Listing Date: 29 March 1976
Last Amended: 14 June 1984
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1262896
English Heritage Legacy ID: 433781
Location: Crewe, Cheshire East, CW1
County: Cheshire East
Civil Parish: Crewe
Built-Up Area: Crewe
Traditional County: Cheshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cheshire
Church of England Parish: Crewe St Andrew
Church of England Diocese: Chester
SJ 75 NW FORMER BOROUGH OF CREWE DORFOLD STREET
2/43 Nos.2 to 20 (even)
[formerly listed as Nos 2 to 24
Terrace of 10 cottages, circa 1848, by John Cunningham, as part of
Engineer Joseph Locke's original layout for the Grand Junction Railway
Company; now private dwellings. Brown brick with slate roofs. 2
storeys, 2 bays each, off stone plinth. Built handed in pairs with
Tudor arched entrance porches on either side of projecting gable.
Original entrance doors replaced by multi-panel doors. Single light
casements in porch gables, two-light horizontally sliding sashes
elsewhere, all have stone sills and flat chamfered arches. Small
blank sunken panel, with chamfered surround, in porch gable apex and
slightly shaped narrow barge board. Eaves gutter on moulded fascia,
lead valleys, four-flue party wall stacks and blue tile ridges.
Nos.1 to 19 (odd) Dorfold Street, Nos.1 to 19 (odd) and 2 to 20 (even)
Betley Street, and Nos.1 to 9 (consecutive) Tollitt Street (q.q.v.)
were built as part of the same development.
Listing NGR: SJ7048955629
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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