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Cumberland House

A Grade II* Listed Building in Macclesfield, Cheshire East

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Latitude: 53.2621 / 53°15'43"N

Longitude: -2.1259 / 2°7'33"W

OS Eastings: 391695

OS Northings: 373908

OS Grid: SJ916739

Mapcode National: GBR FZLQ.JB

Mapcode Global: WHBBP.98WJ

Entry Name: Cumberland House

Listing Date: 14 April 1949

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1291368

English Heritage Legacy ID: 391004

Location: Macclesfield, Cheshire East, SK10

County: Cheshire East

Civil Parish: Macclesfield

Built-Up Area: Macclesfield

Traditional County: Cheshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cheshire

Church of England Parish: St Michael and All Angels, Macclesfield

Church of England Diocese: Chester

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Listing Text


886-1/10/99 (West side)
14/04/49 No.9
Cumberland House


Pair of houses, now in use as surgery. Early C18 house
successively extended and converted into 2 dwellings in later
C18 and early C19. Coursed and squared small rubble with
ashlar dressings and stone-flagged roof.
Original building to the left: 2 storeys, 2-window range with
single Palladian window to ground floor, and two 12-pane sash
windows above, with painted stone sill band. Delicately
moulded modillion eaves cornice. Present entrance in somewhat
later extension to the right, also 2-storeyed, 2-window range:
doorway to left in pedimented case, and 12-pane sash window
alongside and above. Third phase of building forms separate
dwelling to Cumberland Street: 2-storeyed, 3-window range with
central round-arched entrance with Tuscan architrave and
radial fanlight. Flanking 12-pane sash windows with
flat-arched heads. End wall stacks throughout.

Listing NGR: SJ9169573908

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

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