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The Romping Donkey Public House

A Grade II Listed Building in Betchton, Cheshire East

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Latitude: 53.1225 / 53°7'21"N

Longitude: -2.3305 / 2°19'49"W

OS Eastings: 377980

OS Northings: 358421

OS Grid: SJ779584

Mapcode National: GBR 01F.CLX

Mapcode Global: WH9B1.5SH2

Entry Name: The Romping Donkey Public House

Listing Date: 14 February 1967

Last Amended: 26 March 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1309973

English Heritage Legacy ID: 56483

Location: Betchton, Cheshire East, CW11

County: Cheshire East

Civil Parish: Betchton

Traditional County: Cheshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cheshire

Church of England Parish: Wheelock Christ Church

Church of England Diocese: Chester

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Listing Text

SJ 75 NE
6/13 The Romping Donkey
Public house (formerly
listed as Red Lion Inn)
- II

Public House. C17. Timber framed with whitewashed tumbled brick
infill and C20 plain tile roof. Two storeys. Road front: at right
is a recessed portion of C19 date with an outshut to the ground floor
with a 2-light and a single-light window and with a 2-light and a
3-light window to the first floor with a chimney stack between. To
the left of this is the C17 portion which has a glazed lean-to at left
which masks a ground floor C18 metal framed casement window of 2
lights with 4 x 4 panes to each light. To right of the lean-to is a
further 2-light casement window. The right hand gable-end of this C17
portion is slightly masked by the C19 addition and outshut but has 4 x
3 cells of small framing with timber framing to the gable and a
3-light casement window. Central ridge chimney stack to centre of the
ridge of the earlier portion.

Listing NGR: SJ7798058421

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

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