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Chorlton Old Hall

A Grade II* Listed Building in Chorlton, Cheshire West and Chester

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Latitude: 53.0284 / 53°1'42"N

Longitude: -2.8075 / 2°48'27"W

OS Eastings: 345936

OS Northings: 348203

OS Grid: SJ459482

Mapcode National: GBR 7F.F8JQ

Mapcode Global: WH897.V48Q

Entry Name: Chorlton Old Hall

Listing Date: 1 March 1967

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1330594

English Heritage Legacy ID: 55143

Location: Chorlton, Cheshire West and Chester, SY14

County: Cheshire West and Chester

Civil Parish: Chorlton

Traditional County: Cheshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cheshire

Church of England Parish: Malpas St Oswald

Church of England Diocese: Chester

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Listing Text

(East side)
1.3.67 Chorlton Old Hall


House. 1666 with additions to rear and alterations. Red-brown brick,
slate roof. 2½ storeys, T-plan. 4 bays with projecting right hand
bay with shaped gable and smaller projecting entrance bay with similar
gable. Rectangular timber casements, mostly replaced, in cambered
openings and with tile cills. Blocked opening with cambered head at
attic level in right hand bay, 2 added dormers to 1st and 3rd bays.
Replaced studded front door, with original behind. Chamfered stone
plinth, 1st floor dentillated band, brick parapet with stone coping at
left side gable. Brick stacks, one projecting beyond left side, one
set to rear of central ridge and with 3 diagonally set flues. Small
blocked openings with arched heads at 1st floor on right hand side.
Interior: Studded door with iron fittings has inscription "In the
time of Owen Clutton 1666 AC" above it. Stop chamfered beams.
Inglenook. Close string stair has flat pierced balusters, moulded
rail and square moulded newels, that at bottom bears Clutton arms.
Ormerod, Pevsner and Hubbard.

Listing NGR: SJ4593648203

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