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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: SWAN FARMHOUSE

List entry Number: 1231075

Location

SWAN FARMHOUSE, KNUTSFORD ROAD

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

County District District Type Parish
Cheshire EastUnitary AuthorityCranage

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 14-Feb-1967

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 406110

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History

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Details

CRANAGE C.P. KNUTSFORD ROAD SJ 76 NE

4/15 Swan Farmhouse

14.2.67

GV II*

Farmhouse, late C17, brown brick and whitened old brick with stone slate roof laid with diminishing courses. 2 storeys and attic, 3 bays. A two span wing, at the rear (east) of the property completes an "L" shaped plan. A 6-panel door, with the upper three panels raised, fielded and bolection moulded and the lower panels bead and flush is hung in a chamfered frame with central mullion overlight. Two-light flush casements with glazing bars. Projecting first floor brick band. The rear door is cross boarded and hung to a heavy dowelled frame on strap hinges. Gable end and mid-ridge stacks. Interior: Two-panel Jacobean style and wide boarded doors on strap hinges. Inglenook. Chamfered beams including a cross beam arrangement in the Parlour. Jacobean style staircase with spiral turned balusters, double width newel posts and heavy moulded handrail. At first floor level these are single and two-panel doors on strap hinges and chamfered beams. In the attic there are collar trusses, oak chamfered purlins, ridge tree and original rafters.

Listing NGR: SJ7540868387

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National Grid Reference: SJ 75408 68387

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