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Latitude: 53.3004 / 53°18'1"N
Longitude: -2.2298 / 2°13'47"W
OS Eastings: 384782
OS Northings: 378186
OS Grid: SJ847781
Mapcode National: GBR DZW8.1M
Mapcode Global: WHBBF.Q9DP
Entry Name: Woodbrook House
Listing Date: 2 July 1973
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1276049
English Heritage Legacy ID: 58237
Location: Alderley Edge, Cheshire East, SK9
County: Cheshire East
Civil Parish: Alderley Edge
Built-Up Area: Wilmslow
Traditional County: Cheshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cheshire
Church of England Parish: Alderley Edge St Philip and St James
Church of England Diocese: Chester
SJ 87 NW ALDERLEY EDGE C.P. TRAFFORD ROAD
4/71 No. 45 (Woodbrook
House: c1845 for J de Castro, extensively rebuilt 1906 by C F A
Voysey for A Heyworth. Cream brick, partly roughcasted, with brown
sandstone dressings. Welsh slate roof and 2 plastered chimneys.
2-storey, 4-bay north front, under 2 gables and roughcasted. To left
is tall 2-light mullioned and twin transomed window lighting staircase
and adjacent is the semi-circular headed opening to the porch with a
label mould above. Remaining fenestration of 3 typical Voysey
mullioned windows and a circular light. Garden front of cream brick
has 2 large lunettes below and mullioned windows above.
Interior: largely unaltered. Closely set plain balusters in
staircase with square mushroom finials to newels. 3 large tiled
fireplaces, one with Voysey's columns. Built in astragal glazed
bookcase in 1st floor corridor. Good door furnishings throughout.
A unique example of Voysey's work in Cheshire.
Listing NGR: SJ8462278254
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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