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List entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: LOWER CHESHAM

List entry Number: 1067281

Location

LOWER CHESHAM, BELL LANE

The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County District District Type Parish
BuryMetropolitan Authority

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 26-May-1976

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 210587

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List entry Description

Summary of Building

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History

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Details

SD 81 SW BELL LANE

6/26 Lower Chesham 26.5.76

- II*

Part of large house, built in 1713 (DIARY OF RICHARD KAY). In C17 style. Coursed squared store. 3 storeys. 2 windows (but top right-hand one absent): 4-light mullioned on ground floor, 3-light above; transversed except on top storey. Blocked doorway, to left with moulded architrave surround. 2 string courses and cornice. Stone slab roof; coped gables with ball finials at angles and apex. Interior said to include amongst features of note a fine staircase and decorated plaster ceiling. Mullioned stair window has leaded lights.

Listing NGR: SD8151111357

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National Grid Reference: SD 81511 11357

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