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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

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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Listing Text

SJ 45 NW

North Side

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 2 storeys plus attics, the attic with windows
only in end gables. 3-storey porch with 1 room to each side; basement
behind plinth has 2 windows left of porch. Replaced half-glazed door
under plain fanlight in basket-arched opening of stone. Plain
projecting band at 1st floor; flush band at 2nd floor carries
datestone carved (in 3 lines) JC:RSB:1682; flush stone quoins.
Gothick iron casements to upper storeys of porch, a 12-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 3-light leaded casement to upper storey and a 2-light leaded
casement to attic. The left gable has 2-light cast iron Gothick
casement to attic. Brick chimney on rear slope of roof. Flight of
curved stone steps to door. C19 extension of 2 storeys at rear.
Interior not inspected.

Listing NGR: SJ 42176 56436

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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