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Bridgewater House

A Grade II Listed Building in Runcorn, Halton

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.3425 / 53°20'32"N

Longitude: -2.7459 / 2°44'45"W

OS Eastings: 350435

OS Northings: 383102

OS Grid: SJ504831

Mapcode National: GBR 9Y8S.9J

Mapcode Global: WH87Q.S7MX

Entry Name: Bridgewater House

Listing Date: 7 December 1965

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1330334

English Heritage Legacy ID: 56039

Location: Halton, WA7

County: Halton

Electoral Ward/Division: Mersey

Built-Up Area: Runcorn

Traditional County: Cheshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cheshire

Church of England Parish: Runcorn All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Chester

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Listing Text

SJ 58 SW FORMER RUNCORN U.D. OLD COACH ROAD, OFF
Dukesfield

5/79 Bridgewater House

7.12.65

GV II

Mansion circa 1760 brown brick with slate roof, 2½ storey and base-
ment. 5 bay N.E. entrance front 7 bay N.W. canal front. Stone Doric
doorcase with open pediment, 6 panel entrance door and patterned
arched fanlight. Entrance front has rustications up to ground floor
level. Stone bands at first and second floor sill level and eaves
cornice with brick parapet above. Recessed sash windows with glazing
bars. The N.W. front has a three window splay bay. Hipped roof with
lead rolls.
Interior panelled shutters to windows and six panel doors.
The house was an occasional residence of the Duke of Bridgewater
during the construction of the Bridgewater Canal.


Listing NGR: SJ5043583102

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

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