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Rake Farm Cottage

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

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Latitude: 53.2604 / 53°15'37"N

Longitude: -3.0287 / 3°1'43"W

OS Eastings: 331478

OS Northings: 374199

OS Grid: SJ314741

Mapcode National: GBR 7Z9Q.3Z

Mapcode Global: WH87Z.G90W

Plus Code: 9C5R7X6C+4G

Entry Name: Rake Farm Cottage

Listing Date: 22 March 1974

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1387836

English Heritage Legacy ID: 475828

Location: Willaston and Thornton, Cheshire West and Chester, CH64

County: Cheshire West and Chester

Electoral Ward/Division: Little Neston and Burton

Parish: Non Civil Parish

Built-Up Area: Burton

Traditional County: Cheshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cheshire

Church of England Parish: Burton St Nicholas

Church of England Diocese: Chester

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SJ3174 VILLAGE STREET, Burton Village
794-1/11/26 (North side)
22/03/74 Rake Farm Cottage


House. C17 with later alterations; restored c1975. Originally
timber-framed, now encased in brown brick on rubble sandstone
plinth; tile roof with brick end stacks.
EXTERIOR: 2-storey, 2-bay front. Plinth retains blocked
2-light mullioned window. 4 steps lead to C20 framed, ledged
and braced door under brick segmental arch with turning piece.
Replacement 3-light flush casement with glazing bars and deep
arch turning piece under segmental arch to right of door.
First floor has similar window tucked tight under the eaves.
2-course projecting band at first floor level.
INTERIOR: timber-framing was found during restoration in the
1970s. Some wall timbers, beams and ceiling joists are

Listing NGR: SJ3147874199

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