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Tarvin Road Lock Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Chester, Cheshire West and Chester

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Latitude: 53.1923 / 53°11'32"N

Longitude: -2.8595 / 2°51'34"W

OS Eastings: 342670

OS Northings: 366475

OS Grid: SJ426664

Mapcode National: GBR 7C.2V74

Mapcode Global: WH88G.11L2

Plus Code: 9C5V54RR+W5

Entry Name: Tarvin Road Lock Cottage

Listing Date: 27 November 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1279055

English Heritage Legacy ID: 404190

Location: Great Boughton, Cheshire West and Chester, CH3

County: Cheshire West and Chester

Civil Parish: Great Boughton

Built-Up Area: Chester

Traditional County: Cheshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cheshire

Church of England Parish: Chester St Paul

Church of England Diocese: Chester

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This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 29/11/2012

SJ 46 NW

(South Side)
Tarvin Road Lock Cottage

(Formerly listed as Tarvin Lock Cottage)


Formerly lock-keeper's cottage, now house: late C18 with mid C19
alterations, for Chester Canal Company. Washed English garden wall
bond brick, Welsh slate roof with 2 integral gabled chimneys.
2-storey, 3-bay south front. Broad central bay projects slightly and
recess contains a tripartite sash with glazing bars under a flat hood
on brackets. Above is a semi-circular tripartite window with glazing
bars. Left end bay has door with simple porch and a 16-pane sash
above. C20 casement in other bay. North side has semi-circular
headed door to cellar.
Interior: 3 rooms on each floor including cellar. Large cupboards of
vertical boards and with iron strap hinges, to either side of main

Listing NGR: SJ4267066475

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