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Woodbrook House

A Grade II Listed Building in Alderley Edge, Cheshire East

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Coordinates

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

Grade: II

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

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Listing Text

SJ 87 NW ALDERLEY EDGE C.P. TRAFFORD ROAD
(East Side)

4/71 No. 45 (Woodbrook
House).
2/7/1973

GV II

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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