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Farm Building to Leighton Hall (Leighton Hall Not Included)

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

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.3063 / 53°18'22"N

Longitude: -3.0728 / 3°4'22"W

OS Eastings: 328609

OS Northings: 379349

OS Grid: SJ286793

Mapcode National: GBR 6ZZ6.JJ

Mapcode Global: WH76M.R5Y5

Entry Name: Farm Building to Leighton Hall (Leighton Hall Not Included)

Listing Date: 22 March 1974

Last Amended: 29 April 1999

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1387675

English Heritage Legacy ID: 475661

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: Neston St Mary and St Helen

Church of England Diocese: Chester

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Listing Text


NESTON

SJ27NE LEIGHTON ROAD, Leighton
794-1/1/41 (East side)
22/03/74 Farm building to Leighton Hall
(Leighton Hall not included)
(Formerly Listed as:
LEIGHTON, Parkgate
Leighton Hall Farm Buildings)

GV II*

Possible farmhouse and attached outbuilding, now farm
building. Dated 1665 with later alterations. Red brick with
red sandstone plinth, dressings and irregular quoins; stone
slate roof with stone copings and ball and pedestal finials.
EXTERIOR: 2 storeys, 5 bays on high plinth with ogee moulding.
Outer side to north west has various large edge-moulded
openings beneath relieving arches and blocked door opening
with lintel inscribed 1665 D.S.A. 2-light mullioned window and
square taking-in door with shutter. Raised brick band returns
across gable end. Gable end to north east has 3-light
mullioned window at first floor level, similar 2-light window
above. Inner side to south east has square taking doors and
ventilation slits in the form of crosses.
INTERIOR: strutted trusses, ridge tree and double side purlins
with wind braces.

Listing NGR: SJ2860979349

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

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