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106 and 108, Buxton Road

A Grade II Listed Building in Macclesfield, Cheshire East

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Latitude: 53.2593 / 53°15'33"N

Longitude: -2.1178 / 2°7'4"W

OS Eastings: 392237

OS Northings: 373591

OS Grid: SJ922735

Mapcode National: GBR FZNR.9C

Mapcode Global: WHBBP.FBRQ

Plus Code: 9C5V7V5J+PV

Entry Name: 106 and 108, Buxton Road

Listing Date: 17 March 1977

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1292069

English Heritage Legacy ID: 390919

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: Macclesfield St Paul

Church of England Diocese: Chester

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Listing Text


886-1/7/19 (South side)
17/03/77 Nos.106 AND 108


Pair of houses. No.106 the original building, c1806. No.108
added as servants' accommodation, c1850. Brick with slate
2 storeys, 3-window range, the houses of unequal size. Central
entrance to No.106, the door with 8 fielded octagonal panels
and traceried fanlight in stone architrave. Entrance to left
in No.108. Tripartite sashes to ground floor, sash windows
without glazing bars above, all windows probably of c1850.
Moulded stone eaves cornice.
INTERIOR: No.106 retains its original interior, with tightly
curved staircase with moulded tread-ends, slender turned
balusters and swept rail, lit by full-height round-arched
window with panelled rebates and reeded architrave to rear.
Niche in wall to staircase, with original built-in cupboard.
Acanthus plasterwork frieze over stairway. Delicate Adam-style
plasterwork to drawing room ceiling, forming garlanded panels
with central rosette, and acanthus frieze. Internal doorways
all in reeded architraves with rosettes, the panelled doors
retaining their original door furniture, with delicately
worked handles and finger plates in brass and wood.
SUBSIDIARY FEATURES: short length of original cast-iron
railing adjoins No.108. The original house is said to have
been built by a silk manufacturer, who also built the adjacent
weavers' houses, Nos 100-104 Buxton Road (qv).

Listing NGR: SJ9223773590

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

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