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Latitude: 53.0934 / 53°5'36"N
Longitude: -2.6443 / 2°38'39"W
OS Eastings: 356951
OS Northings: 355324
OS Grid: SJ569553
Mapcode National: GBR 7N.9068
Mapcode Global: WH9B2.CH2W
Entry Name: The Bath House
Listing Date: 12 January 1967
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1312873
English Heritage Legacy ID: 56816
Location: Spurstow, Cheshire East, CW6
County: Cheshire East
Civil Parish: Spurstow
Traditional County: Cheshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cheshire
Church of England Parish: Bunbury St Boniface
Church of England Diocese: Chester
SJ 55 NE SPURSTOW C.P.
2/57 The Bath House
12 January 1967
Farmhouse, late C16. Plastered and brick nogged timber frame with tile
roof, 2 storeys, 3 window bays with 3-bay return (north). High
sandstone plinth. Close studding, in heavy timbers, with rails only to
windows. Angle braces, west gable jettied at first floor and apex.
Large sandstone stack to rear (south) with diagonally set flues.
Flush casements with glazing bars. French window on the garden front
(east). The west gable has timber in the chevron style with struts
from the king post and three struts from the tie beam each side; the
east gable has a similar arrangement painted on the plastered apex.
There is a gable end stack to the north wing. The boarded entrance
door is in the north-west angle of the building.
Interior: Heavy ovolo moulded beams and square section joists in all
ground floor rooms. Old boarded door. Georgian cast iron mantel. At
first floor two oak Elizabethan 6-panel doors on "H" hinges with
remains of older wrought hinges, latches and oak cased lock. Wide oak
flooring. Wide oak staircase with turned newel and one 75mm turned
baluster per tread, fixed between timber framed internal walls. Truss
with curved tie beam and two posts, wide ceiling joists. House said
to have been used to accommodate visitors to a salt spring in an
Listing NGR: SJ5695155324
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