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Chester House, Garden Chambers and Wall

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

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.1913 / 53°11'28"N

Longitude: -2.872 / 2°52'19"W

OS Eastings: 341833

OS Northings: 366382

OS Grid: SJ418663

Mapcode National: GBR 7B.2YPN

Mapcode Global: WH88F.V1KS

Plus Code: 9C5V54RH+G5

Entry Name: Chester House, Garden Chambers and Wall

Listing Date: 23 July 1998

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1375708

English Heritage Legacy ID: 469687

Location: Cheshire West and Chester, CH3

County: Cheshire West and Chester

Electoral Ward/Division: Boughton

Built-Up Area: Chester

Traditional County: Cheshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cheshire

Church of England Parish: Chester St Paul

Church of England Diocese: Chester

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Description


CHESTER CITY (EM)

SJ4166 BOUGHTON, Barrel Well Hill
1932-1/6/6 (South West side)
No.158
Chester House, garden chambers and
wall

II

Detached riverside house, parsonage to St Paul's Church (qv)
in 1875. c1830. Stucco on brick; grey slate hipped roof.
2 storeys, double-fronted. The almost symmetrical entrance
front, north-east, has 4-panel door, the lower panels flush,
in pedimented, pilastered timber doorcase in the slightly
projecting central bay; a recessed 12-pane sash in left wing;
recessed panel in place of sash to right wing; painted stone
sills. First-floor sillband; 4;12;4-pane tripartite sash above
door; recessed panel in place of sash in each wing; broken
pediment gable to central bay; a broad, symmetrically-placed
longitudinal chimney at each end of ridge.
The garden front is altered, with added verandah and enclosed
glazed balcony and a small added wing, south-east. Three
30-pane windows to ground floor, below ground level on
entrance front; 3 recessed 9-pane sashes to second floor.
INTERIORS not inspected.
SUBSIDIARY FEATURES: the garden contains a range of 3 long and
narrow barrel-vaulted subterranean chambers of brick, repaired
and strengthened internally, apparently intended for
boathouses or store-rooms. A brick-backed stone wall to the
Dee.


Listing NGR: SJ4183366382

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