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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 RILEYBANK FARMHOUSE

List entry Number: 1261781

Location

LOWER RILEYBANK FARMHOUSE, MANLEY ROAD

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

County District District Type Parish
Cheshire West and ChesterUnitary AuthorityFrodsham

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 08-Jan-1970

Date of most recent amendment: 06-Dec-1985

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 436521

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List entry Description

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History

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Details

FRODSHAM C.P. MANLEY ROAD SJ 57 NW (West Side) 2/104 Lower Rileybank Farmhouse (formerly listed as Mickledale). 8/1/1970 GV II Farmhouse, probably early C17, altered. English garden wall bond small brown bricks to front, sandstone to back; roof of grey slates, some large. 2 storeys; 6 windows. 3 boarded doors indicate a longhouse-derivative plan. Former chapel, now calf-shed, form cross-wing left, largely of coursed red sandstone and with blocked chamfered mullioned window in rear gable. Casements in main block, with cambered arches in lower storey. Interior Large, long oak beam in main room with nick-stopped chamfers. Lobby-entrance plan with inglenook in right room and former ingle nook later converted to fireplace (formerly with bread oven) in left room. Oak purlins. Carved sandstone panel in former chapel; fleur-de-lys with a cross to each side.

Listing NGR: SJ5166075828

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National Grid Reference: SJ 51660 75828

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