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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: BRITISH WATERWAYS BOARD AREA OFFICE

List entry Number: 1139112

Location

BRITISH WATERWAYS BOARD AREA OFFICE, NAVIGATION ROAD

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

County District District Type Parish
Cheshire West and ChesterUnitary AuthorityNorthwich

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 19-Aug-1986

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 57634

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History

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Details

SJ 67 SE NORTHWICH C.P. NAVIGATION ROAD (East Side)

5/39 British Waterways Board Area Office

GV II

Weaver Navigation Office, now British Waterways, 1826. Brown brick with hipped graded grey slate roof. 2 storeys; 3 windows plus right wing of 2 windows. Plinth, first floor cill band and moulded cornice of stone. Oak 3-panel double doors in gauged brick round-arched recess with engaged Tuscan column to each side supporting wooden cornice beneath radial-bar fan with 3 concentric bars. Recessed 12-pane sashes under gauged brick heads. Blocked round-arched doorway in right wing. Lower storey extended at rear with 12-pane recessed sashes in main block above. Interior: Tuscan column to each side within entrance. Folding shutters in embrasures. Open-string dogleg stair has shaped brackets, stick balusters and curtail; 3 6-panel doors off landing, that opposite stair in panelled case with ornate moulded architraves.

Listing NGR: SJ6559173556

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National Grid Reference: SJ 65591 73556

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