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Former Queen's Hotel

A Grade II Listed Building in Alderley Edge, Cheshire East

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Latitude: 53.3042 / 53°18'15"N

Longitude: -2.237 / 2°14'13"W

OS Eastings: 384302

OS Northings: 378610

OS Grid: SJ843786

Mapcode National: GBR DZT7.H7

Mapcode Global: WHBBF.L6ZR

Entry Name: Former Queen's Hotel

Listing Date: 6 July 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1366192

English Heritage Legacy ID: 58238

Location: Alderley Edge, Cheshire East, SK9

County: Cheshire East

Civil Parish: Alderley Edge

Built-Up Area: Wilmslow

Traditional County: Cheshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cheshire

Church of England Parish: Alderley Edge St Philip and St James

Church of England Diocese: Chester

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Listing Text

(East Side)

4/72 Queen's Hotel.


Hotel: 1844 for the London and North-Western Railway Co. and extended
later in C19. Flemish bond red brick with yellow and blue brick
dressings and buff sandstone surrounds. Welsh slate roof. 3-storey
symmetrical 3-bay front. End bays have 3-light mullioned and
transomed windows and a 2-light mullioned window in the top storey.
The end bays have shaped stone-coped gables with pointed finials.
Central projecting porch with a semi-circular headed openings on 3
sides, to the front it is flanked by strip pilasters and the hotel
name in the frieze; above is a 2-light window and a single light with
a stone-coped semi-circular head on the eaves. The south front has 17
bays of which the 8 to the right are additions. To the left are
stone-coped gable half dormers and on the first floor, semi-circular
headed windows with heavy glazing bars with flat and segmental
pediments opening onto balconies with iron balustrades.

The railway built the hotel for £6,000 as part of their scheme to
encourage wealthy commuters to come to live on the Edge and it remains
an early and unaltered railway hotel.

Listing NGR: SJ8430278610

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

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