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The Waverton Men's Institute and Attached Caretaker's House

A Grade II Listed Building in Waverton, Cheshire West and Chester

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Latitude: 53.1656 / 53°9'56"N

Longitude: -2.8062 / 2°48'22"W

OS Eastings: 346196

OS Northings: 363470

OS Grid: SJ461634

Mapcode National: GBR 7F.4GWD

Mapcode Global: WH88G.VPWJ

Plus Code: 9C5V558V+6G

Entry Name: The Waverton Men's Institute and Attached Caretaker's House

Listing Date: 30 January 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1313141

English Heritage Legacy ID: 55536

ID on this website: 101313141

Location: Cheshire West and Chester, Cheshire, CH3

County: Cheshire West and Chester

Civil Parish: Waverton

Traditional County: Cheshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cheshire

Church of England Parish: Waverton St Peter

Church of England Diocese: Chester

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(East Side)

2/26 The Waverton Men's
Institute and attached
caretaker's house


Institute and house: c.1890 in style of John Douglas for the 1st Duke
of Westminster. English bond orange Ruabon brick with blue brick
diapering and buff sandstone dressings. Welsh slate roof with red
tile ridge and ridge brick chimney with 4 twisted Tudor-style stacks.
1 and 2-storey, 5-bay front. Left 3 bays, divided by buttresses, are
the one storey institute with 3-light mullioned and transomed windows
with leaded coloured glazing. On the ridge above is a tall octagonal
spired, shingled louvre, with lucarnes and ball finial. 4th bay
projects slightly under gable and has heavy corbel table at 1st floor.
3-light windows in each floor and right end bay.

Listed for group value only.

Listing NGR: SJ4619663470

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