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Townwell House

A Grade II* Listed Building in Nantwich, Cheshire East

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.068 / 53°4'4"N

Longitude: -2.5269 / 2°31'36"W

OS Eastings: 364788

OS Northings: 352439

OS Grid: SJ647524

Mapcode National: GBR 7S.BQPQ

Mapcode Global: WH9BB.44YT

Entry Name: Townwell House

Listing Date: 19 April 1948

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1263708

English Heritage Legacy ID: 431694

Location: Nantwich, Cheshire East, CW5

County: Cheshire East

Civil Parish: Nantwich

Built-Up Area: Nantwich

Traditional County: Cheshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cheshire

Church of England Parish: Nantwich St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Chester

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Listing Text

1.
l425 WELSH ROW
(North Side)
------------
No 52
(Townwe11 House)
SJ 6452 1/9 19.4.48

II GV

2.
An important early-mid C18 large 3 storey house. Red brick with roof of old tiles,
gabled ends, moulded wood eaves cornice with modillions. Stone dressings, long
and short quoins, moulded string course, rusticated window heads with keyblocks
and stone sills; 5 sash windows in plain reveals. Good central entrance, 8 fielded
panel door in moulded stone surround with pediment on consoles, entablature and
triple keyblock over door.
Garden elevation at rear has 2 storey segment and projection with 3-light 1st
floor window in stone surround, arched at centre. Contemporary 2 storey symmetrical
coach house and good walled garden. Interior has fine broad staircase, dado panelling
and one room fully panelled.

Nos 42 to 64(even), 64A, 64B and Nos 66 to 92 (even) form a group.


Listing NGR: SJ6478852439

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

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