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A Grade II Listed Building in Hargrave and Huxley, Cheshire West and Chester

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Latitude: 53.1669 / 53°10'0"N

Longitude: -2.7824 / 2°46'56"W

OS Eastings: 347791

OS Northings: 363594

OS Grid: SJ477635

Mapcode National: GBR 7G.4GNC

Mapcode Global: WH88H.7N9K

Entry Name: Greenlooms

Listing Date: 10 December 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1330234

English Heritage Legacy ID: 55514

Location: Hargrave and Huxley, Cheshire West and Chester, CH3

County: Cheshire West and Chester

Civil Parish: Hargrave and Huxley

Traditional County: Cheshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cheshire

Church of England Parish: Hargrave St Peter

Church of England Diocese: Chester

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Listing Text

SJ 46 SE

(East Side) Greenlooms




Farmhouse: later C16, extended soon after and rewalled early C18.
Partly timber framed, partly washed brick on sandstone plinth, slate
roof and 2 massive brick chimneys. 2-roomed, then L-shaped plan,
1-storey and attic, 3-bay front. Plain band at 1st floor. End bays
have 2-light wooden casements, the upper ones in gabled half dormers.
Near central 4-board door behind a flimsy porch. Wing to rear shows
timber small-framing and has 2 small-pane iron casements; large domed
brick oven against rear wall.
Interior: Entry into hall with inglenook fireplace. Spice cupboard
openings behind brick structures (probably cheese ovens) flanking
fireplace. Partition wall has oak wainscotting with Jacobean-carved
top rail. 2 6-panelled doors with reeded rails lead into rooms
divided by a timber-framed partition. Against fireplace is a winding
stair with an octagonal newel which divides to give access to the 2
wings. Pierced balusters at the top. Roof trusses of tiebeam and 2
diagonal struts and wind-braced purlins. To rear kitchen has another
inglenook fireplace with chamfered bressumer and ceiling beam.

Listing NGR: SJ 47791 63594

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

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