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Peckforton Hall

A Grade II* Listed Building in Peckforton, Cheshire East

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Latitude: 53.105 / 53°6'17"N

Longitude: -2.6812 / 2°40'52"W

OS Eastings: 354490

OS Northings: 356636

OS Grid: SJ544566

Mapcode National: GBR 7L.8H6P

Mapcode Global: WH88X.S7F0

Entry Name: Peckforton Hall

Listing Date: 12 January 1967

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1313276

English Heritage Legacy ID: 56853

Location: Peckforton, Cheshire East, CW6

County: Cheshire East

Civil Parish: Peckforton

Traditional County: Cheshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cheshire

Church of England Parish: Bunbury St Boniface

Church of England Diocese: Chester

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Listing Text


1/14 Peckforton Hall



Farmhouse, late C17 with later alterations. Red brick with slate
roof. 2 storeys and attic, 2 bays, double pile, with early C19 single
bay wing, also C20 additions to south. Sandstone plinth, projecting
brick bands at first floor level and over first floor gable windows.
Three-light, wood mullion and transome windows with lead lattice
glazing, stone sills and stepped stone head with label. Arches show
above the labels of ground and first floor windows in the south-east
gable. Half-glazed, replaced, door with glazing bars and rectangular
transome-light in heavy ovolo moulded frame. The door is fronted by
C19 brick porch with stepped label and coping with moulded kneelers.
The twin gables have stone copings with moulded kneelers. The south
wing has matching window and brick dentil course at eaves. The north
side of the north-east gable has mainly 3-light windows with metal
casements, rectangular leaded glazing and cambered arches. The stacks
are C19 rebuilt with blue brick caps.
Interior: A north room has panelling, in Jacobean style, with inlaid
frieze panels. There are old boarded doors on old strap hinges also
6-panel doors in the Georgian style. Large inglenook beam, bevelled
beams, at ground and first floor level, and some panelled casing to
beams. Timbers in internal wall above first floor level, Queen post
trusses with struts and upper king post. Original ridge trees and
purlins with evidence of reuse. The south wing has large re-used
floor beams and king post trusses.

Listing NGR: SJ5449056636

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

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