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Church House

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

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Latitude: 53.102 / 53°6'7"N

Longitude: -2.8651 / 2°51'54"W

OS Eastings: 342176

OS Northings: 356436

OS Grid: SJ421564

Mapcode National: GBR 7C.8LJJ

Mapcode Global: WH88T.Y9V9

Plus Code: 9C5V442M+QX

Entry Name: Church House

Listing Date: 28 November 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1287223

English Heritage Legacy ID: 402975

Location: Churton, Cheshire West and Chester, CH3

County: Cheshire West and Chester

Civil Parish: Churton

Built-Up Area: Churton

Traditional County: Cheshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cheshire

Church of England Parish: Aldford St John the Baptist

Church of England Diocese: Chester

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This List entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 23/04/2018

SJ 45 NW
PUMP LANE (north side)
Church House

(Formerly listed as Churton House Farm (the House only))

House, 1682, extended at rear and altered, of buff sandstone-dressed local red brick in irregular English bond, with grey slate roofs. The symmetrical front has two storeys plus attics, the attic with windows only in end gables. Three-storey porch with one room to each side; basement behind plinth has two windows left of porch. Replaced half-glazed door under plain fanlight in basket-arched opening of stone. Plain projecting band at first floor; flush band at second floor carries datestone carved (in 3 lines) JC/RSB/1682
flush stone quoins.

Gothick iron casements to upper storeys of porch, a twelve-pane C19 wood casement to each storey of each wing. Window openings have slightly cambered gauged brick heads and plain stone cills. In right end gable are a canted, hipped bay window with small panes to lower storey, a three-light leaded casement to upper storey and a two-light leaded casement to attic. The left gable has two-light cast iron Gothick casement to attic. Brick chimney on rear slope of roof. Flight of curved stone steps to door. C19 extension of two storeys at rear. Interior not inspected.

Listing NGR: SJ 42176 56436

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