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The Spinney

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

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Latitude: 53.1913 / 53°11'28"N

Longitude: -2.8827 / 2°52'57"W

OS Eastings: 341118

OS Northings: 366387

OS Grid: SJ411663

Mapcode National: GBR 7B.2VND

Mapcode Global: WH88F.P1GT

Entry Name: The Spinney

Listing Date: 10 January 1972

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1375695

English Heritage Legacy ID: 469674

Location: Cheshire West and Chester, CH1

County: Cheshire West and Chester

Electoral Ward/Division: Chester City

Built-Up Area: Chester

Traditional County: Cheshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cheshire

Church of England Parish: Chester St John the Baptist

Church of England Diocese: Chester

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Listing Text


1932-1/6/4 (East side)
10/01/72 No.13
The Spinney


Small town house. 1903. By John Douglas. Hard red brick with
panels of grey polygonal random rubble stonework; Westmorland
green slate roof.
2 storeys; square in plan plus wing, left, joined by yard
archway to No.11 Bath Street (qv). The front has leaded
glazing in upper panels of 9-panel door in flat-arched
terracotta opening dated 1903, at inner end of left wing. The
main block has round turret left and octagonal quasi-turret,
right; a 2-light brick-mullioned leaded stair casement in
turret, a small 1-light casement in main wall and a
part-leaded 1-light casement in front and in right oblique
face of quasi-turret. The first floor is jettied on terracotta
corbels; the left wing has a 1-light leaded casement in
corbelled gabled dormer with stone apex panel; a leaded light
above doorway; casements of 2 and 1 light in turret, both
leaded; the main wall has a corbelled shaped chimney to each
side; the quasi-turret has a leaded light to front and a
2-light leaded casement in the oblique face. Hipped roofs. The
turret has steep conical roof with hipped lead lucarne and
finial; the quasi-turret has octagonal spire with lead finial.
The right side has a 3-light mullioned casement and two of 2
lights to ground floor. The first floor is stone-panelled;
casements of 2; 3; 1; 2 and 2 lights; gable with
lozenge-shaped plaster panels towards the rear. A shaped rear
INTERIOR not inspected.
(Hubbard E: The Work of John Douglas: London: 1991-: 193-4,

Listing NGR: SJ4111866387

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

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