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12 and 13, the Groves

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

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Latitude: 53.1885 / 53°11'18"N

Longitude: -2.8838 / 2°53'1"W

OS Eastings: 341041

OS Northings: 366075

OS Grid: SJ410660

Mapcode National: GBR 7B.320R

Mapcode Global: WH88F.N3YZ

Entry Name: 12 and 13, the Groves

Listing Date: 10 January 1972

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1375941

English Heritage Legacy ID: 469920

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


1932-1/6/151 (North side)
10/01/72 Nos.12 AND 13


Pair of town houses expressed as one house. c1800. Flemish
bond red brick; grey slate roof.
3 storeys; 5 windows. 4-panel door with simple overlight in
Roman Doric case of painted stone. 3-storey brick bow to each
side of entrance with 2 recessed sashes per floor in each
storey, of 12 panes to ground and first floors and 6-panes to
second floor; a 12-pane recessed sash to first floor above the
entrance, and a 6-pane sash to second floor; first-floor
sillband; painted stone sills to second-floor windows; wedge
lintels to ground and first-floor windows; frieze and eaves
cornice immediately above second floor windows; roofs curving
forward above bows; the main roof is hipped; 2
symmetrically-placed brick chimneys. A Roman Doric pilaster
porch on right side, in front of a narrow yard, to No.13 looks
like an afterthought, though consistent in character.
INTERIOR not inspected.

Listing NGR: SJ4104166075

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

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