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1-9, Tollitt Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Crewe, Cheshire East

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Latitude: 53.0971 / 53°5'49"N

Longitude: -2.4438 / 2°26'37"W

OS Eastings: 370379

OS Northings: 355630

OS Grid: SJ703556

Mapcode National: GBR 7X.8T21

Mapcode Global: WH9B5.FFJ2

Entry Name: 1-9, Tollitt Street

Listing Date: 29 March 1976

Last Amended: 14 June 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1330052

English Heritage Legacy ID: 56700

Location: Crewe, Cheshire East, CW1

County: Cheshire East

Civil Parish: Crewe

Built-Up Area: Crewe

Traditional County: Cheshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cheshire

Church of England Parish: Crewe St Andrew

Church of England Diocese: Chester

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Listing Text


2/57 Nos.1 to 9 (consecutive)
[formerly listed as Nos 1 to 10
29.3.76 (consec)]


Terrace of 9 cottages, circa 1848, by John Cunningham, as part of
Engineer Joseph Locke's original layout for the Grand Junction Railway
Company; now private dwellings. Brown brick with slate roofs, 2
storeys, 2 bays each off stone plinth. Built in handed pairs with
Tudor arched entrance porches on either side of projecting gable.
Original entrance doors replaced by multi-panel doors. Single light
casements in porch gables, two light horizontally sliding sashes
elsewhere, all with stone sills and flat chamfered arches. Small
blank sunken panel, with chamfered surround, in porch gable apex, and
slightly shaped narrow barge board. Eaves gutter on moulded fascia,
lead valleys, four-flue party wall stacks and blue tile ridges.
Nos.1 to 19 (odd) and Nos.2 to 20 (even) Betley Street and Nos.1 to 19
(odd) and Nos.2 to 20 (even) Dorfold Street (q.q.v.) were built as
part of the same development.

Listing NGR: SJ7037955630

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

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