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The Wharf

A Grade II Listed Building in Church Minshull, Cheshire East

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Latitude: 53.1428 / 53°8'34"N

Longitude: -2.4932 / 2°29'35"W

OS Eastings: 367103

OS Northings: 360740

OS Grid: SJ671607

Mapcode National: GBR 7V.60WJ

Mapcode Global: WH99Y.N8YH

Entry Name: The Wharf

Listing Date: 20 December 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1310901

English Heritage Legacy ID: 56626

Location: Church Minshull, Cheshire East, CW1

County: Cheshire East

Civil Parish: Church Minshull

Traditional County: Cheshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cheshire

Church of England Parish: Church Minshull St Bartholomew

Church of England Diocese: Chester

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Listing Text


1/3 The Wharf


Former canal warehouse and cottage circa.1830 said to be by Thomas
Telford, now a dwelling. Red brick with slate roof in late C17 style,
2 storeys 3 bays. Large carriageway arch in forward projecting bay
with stone dressing up to moulded springers and brick arch with
keystone. This is flanked west by a french window and east by a
casement. Stone dressing to quoins and window openings. Central
first floor casement has sill at eaves level and is wholly in a large
shaped gable, flanking windows are higher but in smaller shaped
gables. The east and west main gables are also shaped. The building
has its east gable only a few feet from the tow path of the Middlewich
spur of Shropshire Union Canal.

Interior: Raised storage floor and heavy beams reflect the former use
of the building.

Listing NGR: SJ6710360740

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

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