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16-20, High Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Congleton, Cheshire East

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Latitude: 53.1627 / 53°9'45"N

Longitude: -2.211 / 2°12'39"W

OS Eastings: 385992

OS Northings: 362865

OS Grid: SJ859628

Mapcode National: GBR 12B.RV0

Mapcode Global: WHBC1.0RFR

Entry Name: 16-20, High Street

Listing Date: 4 April 1975

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1330326

English Heritage Legacy ID: 55880

Location: Congleton, Cheshire East, CW12

County: Cheshire East

Civil Parish: Congleton

Built-Up Area: Congleton

Traditional County: Cheshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cheshire

Church of England Parish: Congleton Team

Church of England Diocese: Chester

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Listing Text

(South Side)
Nos 16 to 20 (even)
SJ 8562 1/12


A C17 timber framed building with C19 nondescript refronting in cement
and roughcast. 2 storeys and attic; 2 modern 3-light casement windows
with wood transomes and canted oriel window on right, no glazing bars;
gable at each side, that on left with modern barge-boards and that on
right with ornamental barge-boards and finial; plain eaves; slates; large
stone chimney at rear of No 16 with restored brick stack. C19 shop fronts.
Passage-way between No 18 and No 20 having exposed timber frame extending
along side of rear wing which has projecting upper storey the interior
of which retains some exposed timber framing. The interior of No 18 has
good moulded ceiling beams to ground storey. Said to have been an Inn.

Listing NGR: SJ8599262865

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

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