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Old Smithy Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Mobberley, Cheshire East

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Latitude: 53.3136 / 53°18'48"N

Longitude: -2.3164 / 2°18'59"W

OS Eastings: 379017

OS Northings: 379677

OS Grid: SJ790796

Mapcode National: GBR DZ83.9W

Mapcode Global: WH992.DZ63

Plus Code: 9C5V8M7M+CC

Entry Name: Old Smithy Cottage

Listing Date: 20 September 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1278694

English Heritage Legacy ID: 58453

ID on this website: 101278694

Location: Mobberley, Cheshire East, Cheshire, WA16

County: Cheshire East

Civil Parish: Mobberley

Built-Up Area: Mobberley

Traditional County: Cheshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cheshire

Church of England Parish: Mobberley St Wilfrid

Church of England Diocese: Chester

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Old Smithy Cottage


House. Early C17. With late C17 addition. Cruck construction with
brick infill and thatched roof. Single cell plan with further 1-cell
addition 1½ storeys. Road frontage has whitewashed rendered walls,
one 3-light casement window (C19 replacement) with shutters. Framing
rendered - only wall-plate is visible. Gable chimney stack of 2 flues
to left and corner chimney at front right. Rear elevation similar but
stone plinth unobscured by pavement. Later (probably C19) one storey
utility wing abuts. Roof sweeps down almost to ground at right of
utility block. One shuttered replacement 3-light window to left.
Side elevation (to main road) indicates timber framing with cruck and
collar-beam beneath rendering and whitewash.
Interior: 2 full crucks to western end with purlins, ridge and close
rafters. Similar arrangement at east end but truss embedded in end

Listing NGR: SJ 79017 79677

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