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Clematis Cottage

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

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.2633 / 53°15'47"N

Longitude: -2.759 / 2°45'32"W

OS Eastings: 349470

OS Northings: 374303

OS Grid: SJ494743

Mapcode National: GBR 9Z5P.HX

Mapcode Global: WH883.L7DM

Entry Name: Clematis Cottage

Listing Date: 8 January 1970

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1330156

English Heritage Legacy ID: 57155

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
4/9 Clematis Cottage.
8/1/1970
GV II
Cottage, partly early C17 and partly 1693 altered and extended, of
painted coursed rubble sandstone; grey slate roof. 1 1/2 storeys,
T-shaped, the cross-wing of 2 rooms, the later left wing of 1 room.
The cross-wing is early C17 altered late C17. Cyma band at 1st
floor. Front gable has cyma band at upper storey ceiling, 5-light
recessed mullioned window to lower storey and 2 2-light mullioned
windows (replacing a single window) to upper storey. 1 ridge chimney
on each wing. Right side of cross-wing has 5-light recessed mullioned
window to lower storey front room, replaced framed and boarded door
surmounted by recessed datestone with shouldered round top, inscribed
IE:I:1693. Late C20 glazed porch in front of inserted French window
added to rear room. Rear gable has 3-light flush bevelled-mullion
window to lower storey and 2 inserted mullioned windows to upper
storey.
Interior: A baffle-entrance plan, altered mid C20. Inglenook in
front room has moulded front support of red sandstone inscribed
KI:1620; large cambered oak bressumer. Late C17 sandstone fireplace
in rear room with cyma overmantel; chamfered oak beam in front room.
Stair replaced.


Listing NGR: SJ4947074303

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