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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: THE GARDEN HOUSE

List entry Number: 1129924

Location

THE GARDEN HOUSE, ECCLESTON APPROACH

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

County District District Type Parish
Cheshire West and ChesterUnitary AuthorityEaton

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 02-Nov-1983

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 55249

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List entry Description

Summary of Building

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History

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Details

SJ 4161 EATON C.P. ECCLESTON APPROACH (East of) Eaton Park 8/53 The Garden House (Formerly The Bothy)

II

Bothy (now a house), 1893, by Douglas & Minshull for 1st Duke of Westminster. Stone-dressed red brick with half-timbering to third storey and porch gable. Graded Westmorland green slate roofs with red tile ridges. Cross-gabled 3 storey element, left, with long 1½ storey wing, right. 3 ornate brick chimneys with moulded circular flues. One simpler chimney with octagonal stack. Some blue diapering. Projecting porch at left end with basket arch, recessed door and glazed screen with arched timber heads. Ornate stone surrounds and mullions to windows, including 3 half-dormers to upper storey of right wing. Richly carved window surrounds, mullions, brackets and bargeboards to half-timbered portions. Leaded glazing in metal casements. A good composition, lavishly detailed, in Jacobethan style. Interior: Not inspected.

Listing NGR: SJ4155961081

Selected Sources

Other
Part 6 Cheshire,

National Grid Reference: SJ 41557 61079

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