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Golden Eagle Public House

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

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Latitude: 53.1872 / 53°11'13"N

Longitude: -2.8917 / 2°53'30"W

OS Eastings: 340514

OS Northings: 365934

OS Grid: SJ405659

Mapcode National: GBR 7B.362B

Mapcode Global: WH88F.K47Z

Entry Name: Golden Eagle Public House

Listing Date: 10 January 1972

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1376117

English Heritage Legacy ID: 470107

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


595-1/6/89 (North side)
10/01/72 No.18
Golden Eagle Public House


Public house incorporating elements of the town house of
Humphrey Ball, Sheriff of Chester in 1469. The present
building is C17 and C18 externally. Flemish bond painted brick
to front and irregular bond brown brick to west side facing
Bunce Street; grey slate roofs with 3 parallel ridges, gables
to Castle Street.
2 storeys plus attics. Painted stone plinth; 2 steps to door
of 6 fielded panels in timber case with architrave, frieze and
pediment; replaced 2-pane horned sashes, 2 to each side of
doorway and 5 to second storey; a 4-pane sash in the central
gable; the sashes are flush. Lead rainwater pipe and head
dated 177... at east end. The gables have stone parapets with
finials of late C17 character. 2 brick chimneys on west ridge,
one on east ridge.
The west side has late C19 window openings with 2 recessed
2-pane sashes and three 1-pane lights to first storey and
leaded casements to the second storey; the rear refaced
probably late C19.
INTERIOR: much altered. The first storey east front room has
ceiling with cross-beam with chamfers stopped at each end and
to each side of centre; the soffit has empty mortices, one at
centre and 3 east of centre; 6 stop-chamfered joists of large
section to each side of the beam. The rear east room has a
corner post and 2 probably repositioned beams.

Listing NGR: SJ4051465934

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

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