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The Southern Most House at Number 187

A Grade II Listed Building in Handforth, Cheshire East

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Latitude: 53.3541 / 53°21'14"N

Longitude: -2.2173 / 2°13'2"W

OS Eastings: 385633

OS Northings: 384155

OS Grid: SJ856841

Mapcode National: GBR DYYN.RC

Mapcode Global: WHBB1.XYBK

Entry Name: The Southern Most House at Number 187

Listing Date: 6 July 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1274406

English Heritage Legacy ID: 415322

Location: Handforth, Cheshire East, SK9

County: Cheshire East

Civil Parish: Handforth

Built-Up Area: Wilmslow

Traditional County: Cheshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cheshire

Church of England Parish: Handforth St Chad

Church of England Diocese: Chester

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Listing Text


2/310 The southern most house
at No. 187.


Formerly farmhouse, now house: dated 1720 and 1752 with some later
alterations and additions. Rendered brick, partly Kerridge
stone-slate roof, partly Welsh slate roof and 1 ridge brick chimney.
2-storey, 3-bay front. Left end bay projects under gable. Segmental
head over 24-pane window below, 16-pane sash above and plaque reading
GSB 1720 in gable. Central bay has a lean-to porch with a wooden
doorframe, with JMM 1752 carved on the lintel, containing a studded
board door. Right end bay has restored casements and there is a
1-storey addition to the right.
Interior: Not inspected but reported to have timber-framed partition
walls and exposed ceiling beams.

Listing NGR: SJ8563384155

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

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