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Chetwode Arms Inn

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

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Latitude: 53.3059 / 53°18'21"N

Longitude: -2.5799 / 2°34'47"W

OS Eastings: 361451

OS Northings: 378930

OS Grid: SJ614789

Mapcode National: GBR BZF6.7M

Mapcode Global: WH994.B5PG

Entry Name: Chetwode Arms Inn

Listing Date: 22 December 1980

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1329858

English Heritage Legacy ID: 57590

Location: Whitley, Cheshire West and Chester, WA4

County: Cheshire West and Chester

Civil Parish: Whitley

Traditional County: Cheshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cheshire

Church of England Parish: Aston St Peter

Church of England Diocese: Chester

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Listing Text

Lower Whitley

5/121 Chetwode Arms Inn


- II

Public house, circa 1800 with a little C17 work. Brown brick; grey
slate roof. 2 storeys; 4 windows; the left bay is of darker brickwork
with unbroken vertical joint. Lower storey, from left to right, has
recessed 16-pane sash; double door with 3 margined panels in each
leaf, in Tuscan case with half-columns, entablature removed, under
late C19 timber-framed hipped porch; casement of three 6-pane lights;
late C19 framed and boarded door in simple timber case; casement of
three 6-pane lights; boarded door; casement of three 6-pane lights.
Upper storey has 4 similar casements. The sash has wedge lintel, the
casements cambered arches; all have projecting stone cills. Kneelers
and wedge-shaped stone copings to gables; 2 diminishing brick chimneys
on ridge; corbelled diminishing gable chimneys. Left gable-end has
door and recessed 16-pane sash in lower storey; two 12-pane recessed
sashes, with horizontal 6-pane fixed light between, to upper storey.
recessed wing right has boarded door and 3 small windows to lower
storey; casement of three 4-pane lights to upper storey; graded grey
slate roof. Small mid C20 projection in corner between wings.
Interior: Chamfered beam in right room; late Georgian doors including
one of 2 unequal leaves in bar; late Georgian doorcase with gadrooned
architraves and rose at corners in left room; probably reused ovolo
oak beam in back room. The inn retains the character of a true
"public house" with small licensed rooms, some altered in detail.

Listing NGR: SJ6145178930

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

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