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Hinderton Hall

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

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.2982 / 53°17'53"N

Longitude: -3.0436 / 3°2'37"W

OS Eastings: 330540

OS Northings: 378418

OS Grid: SJ305784

Mapcode National: GBR 7Z59.VF

Mapcode Global: WH87S.6CXD

Entry Name: Hinderton Hall

Listing Date: 10 August 1971

Last Amended: 29 April 1999

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1387654

English Heritage Legacy ID: 475640

Location: Neston, Cheshire West and Chester, CH64

County: Cheshire West and Chester

Civil Parish: Neston

Traditional County: Cheshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cheshire

Church of England Parish: Willaston Christ Church

Church of England Diocese: Chester

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Listing Text


NESTON

SJ37NW CHESTER HIGH ROAD, Hinderton
794-1/2/37 (East side)
10/08/71 Hinderton Hall
(Formerly Listed as:
HINDERTON, Parkgate
Hinderton Hall)

GV II

Country house, now offices. Dated 1856. By Alfred Waterhouse.
Rock-faced coursed red sandstone with projecting plinth,
ashlar flush quoins and dressings; steeply pitched green slate
roof including fishscale slates, stone copings and stacks, and
gable finials.
EXTERIOR: entrance front of 2 storeys with attics; 5-bay front
between gabled crosswings, right one set back, left one
projecting; 3-storey entrance bay with steeply pitched hipped
roof. Entrance bay has paired oak boarded doors on strap
hinges and 2-centred arched overlight beneath steeply pitched
porch hood on wooden brackets. Windows mainly mullioned, in
pairs, some on first floor beneath gabled half dormers.
Garden front of 3-storey gabled bay in centre flanked by
2-storey 3-bay ranges, range to right set back and right end
bay gabled. At left end is a mullioned and transomed 5-light
canted bay window on ground floor; on first floor, a window of
3 stepped lights in 2-centred arched opening beneath tall
crossgable. Centre and left of centre bays have 4-light
mullioned and transomed windows. Otherwise, windows on ground
floor are of 4 mullioned lights, on first floor of 2- or
3-lights, of 2 lights on second floor of centre bay.
Right return: has a canted half dormer with dated tablet
recessed in the gable head.
INTERIOR: entrance hall has stone fireplace with Tudor arched
opening, crenellated cresting, fluted side piers, vine motif
surround and dagger and multi-foil frieze: 6-panel doors of 3
long panels over 3 short panels.
Drawing Room has marble mantel on consoles and fern pilasters;
panelled walls with niches flanking window opening; ceiling
divided into three coffers by moulded plaster beams and
patterned ribs.
Open well staircase with carved newels and handrails and metal
balustrade. There are galleries to three sides.

Listing NGR: SJ3054078418

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

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