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Latitude: 53.1316 / 53°7'53"N
Longitude: -2.2421 / 2°14'31"W
OS Eastings: 383897
OS Northings: 359409
OS Grid: SJ838594
Mapcode National: GBR 12P.PZ4
Mapcode Global: WHBC6.JKK3
Entry Name: Summerhouse C45 Metres West of Great Moreton Hall and Atttached Wall
Listing Date: 26 March 1987
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1330036
English Heritage Legacy ID: 56514
Location: Moreton cum Alcumlow, Cheshire East, CW12
County: Cheshire East
Civil Parish: Moreton cum Alcumlow
Traditional County: Cheshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cheshire
Church of England Parish: Astbury St Mary
Church of England Diocese: Chester
SJ 85 NW
MORETON CUM ALCUMLOW C.P.
(Off) NEW ROAD
Summerhouse c. 45 metres west of Great Moreton Hall and attached wall
Summerhouse. c. 1841-43. By Edward Blore, coursed sandstone rubble.
Octagonal plan. Two storeys. The summerhouse is sited at an angle in
a raised walkway and the 2 doors at first floor level give onto this
promenade while the doorway to the lower floor occurs in the angle
between the two banks. Trefoil-headed lancet windows to the first
floor, above which is a battlemented parapet. A stone wall which
enclosed the gardens leads off in either direction. It is of c.10' -
12' in height with an angled coping. It connects with the right hand
and left hand sides of the house (q.v.). An earth bank supporting a
walkway occurs on the inner side and a ditch on the outer side.
Listing NGR: SJ 83897 59409
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