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Fernhill Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Nether Alderley, Cheshire East

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.2672 / 53°16'1"N

Longitude: -2.2239 / 2°13'25"W

OS Eastings: 385165

OS Northings: 374486

OS Grid: SJ851744

Mapcode National: GBR DZXN.BJ

Mapcode Global: WHBBM.T46N

Entry Name: Fernhill Farmhouse

Listing Date: 6 July 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1366179

English Heritage Legacy ID: 58279

Location: Nether Alderley, Cheshire East, SK10

County: Cheshire East

Civil Parish: Nether Alderley

Traditional County: Cheshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cheshire

Church of England Parish: Alderley St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Chester

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Listing Text

SJ 87 SE NETHER ALDERLEY C.P. CHELFORD ROAD
(North Side)

8/113 Fernhill Farmhouse

GV II

Farmhouse: earlier C17 origins probably for Sir Thomas Stanley,
extensive rebuilding late C18/early C19 and 3 small C20 additions.
English garden wall bond orange brick, partly Kerridge stone-slate,
partly Welsh slate roof and 3 brick chimneys'. L-shaped plan.
2-storey and attic, 3-bay north front. Windows are 3-light casements
under segmental rough brick heads and door behind C20 extension.
Other fronts have similar heads, some to mullioned and transomed
wooden windows with iron casements.
Interior: Cambered, chamfered fire beam with stone heck. Ceiling
beams are sawn and raised. 2½-storey dog-leg C17 staircase with
reeded square newels, shaped flat balusters and moulded handrail.
Some 3-board doors with iron strap hinges. Heavy purlins and ridge
visible. Upstairs are visible remains of brick hood over fire, in
front of which is a massive stone flag resting on the ceiling beams to
act as hearthstone.


Listing NGR: SJ8516574486

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

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