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Poplar Tree Farmhouse

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

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.263 / 53°15'46"N

Longitude: -2.7588 / 2°45'31"W

OS Eastings: 349480

OS Northings: 374268

OS Grid: SJ494742

Mapcode National: GBR 9Z5Q.J0

Mapcode Global: WH883.L7HV

Entry Name: Poplar Tree Farmhouse

Listing Date: 6 December 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1330155

English Heritage Legacy ID: 57153

Location: Alvanley, Cheshire West and Chester, WA6

County: Cheshire West and Chester

Civil Parish: Alvanley

Traditional County: Cheshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cheshire

Church of England Parish: Alvanley

Church of England Diocese: Chester

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Listing Text

ALVANLEY C.P. HELSBY ROAD
SJ 47 SE
North East Side
4/7 Poplar Tree Farmhouse.
GV II
Farmhouse: 1684 altered and extended, of painted brown brick on
sandstone plinth; grey slate roof. 2 storeys, 2 rooms with gable to
road with 1-room right wing added. Cyma stone band at 1st floor on
dentilled brick band of 2 courses; cyma stone band on band of 3 brick
courses, the middle course set diagonally, at base of front gable.
Band of raised diaper-work beneath eaves. The blank front gable has
stone at centre of upper storey inscribed IE:L:1684 with a projecting
cambered arch, perhaps the head of a former window, to each side; a
blank oval panel with moulded stone surround in gable. In left side a
flush narrow oval panel may have been to former window or pitching
eye. Flush stone quoins at rear corners. Ridge chimney on
cross-wing; flush gable chimney on right wing. 4-panel half-glazed
door in pedimented case in right wing. Windows in both wings are 4
and 6-pane casements of C19 vernacular type.
Interior altered. Overmantel in rear room of cross-wing probably late
C17.


Listing NGR: SJ4948074268

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