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St Johns Cottage and Wall to Front Garden

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

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Latitude: 53.1886 / 53°11'18"N

Longitude: -2.886 / 2°53'9"W

OS Eastings: 340892

OS Northings: 366086

OS Grid: SJ408660

Mapcode National: GBR 7B.31GZ

Mapcode Global: WH88F.M3XX

Entry Name: St Johns Cottage and Wall to Front Garden

Listing Date: 10 January 1972

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1375865

English Heritage Legacy ID: 469844

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


1932-1/6/185 (South side (off))
10/01/72 St John's Cottage and wall to front


Detached house. Origin probably C17 but most externally
visible features early C19. Irregular bond brown brick, the
east end and rear, to north, pebbledashed; grey slate roof,
ridge parallel with front.
EXTERIOR: 2 storeys and attic; 5 windows. The front has a
small 2-storey forward projection, left, with blank front and
left side, a 6-pane-plus-one-pane-above transom casement to
ground floor and a flush 12-pane sash to first floor on right
side. The main face of the front has flush windows with
minimal sills and cambered brick heads: 8-pane sash; 12-pane
sash; 4-pane casement; 16-pane sash; part-glazed door in
tripartite simple pedimented case; 16-pane sash to ground
floor: 12-pane sash; tripartite 4;12;4-pane sash; two 12-pane
sashes to first floor: 5 casements in gabled half-dormers to
attic, of 2 lights; 2 lights; 3 lights; 2 lights; 3 lights. A
chimney near left end, immediately before the ridge.
Each end has a 12-pane sash to the first floor. The rear has a
two-and-a-half-storey gabled projecting porch on the second
bay from east, with a 1-storey outshut east and an outshut
tapering to the main wall west. A 4-panel door with flat hood;
irregular window-patterns, mostly small-pane casements; a
chimney at north east corner and a flush chimney west of
porch. The position and form of the porch and leans of walls
suggest a timber frame concealed by the pebbledash.
INTERIOR not inspected.

Listing NGR: SJ4089266086

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

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