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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: ECCLESTON HILL WITH ATTACHED CONSERVATORY, WALL AND STABLE WING

List entry Number: 1330221

Location

ECCLESTON HILL WITH ATTACHED CONSERVATORY, WALL AND STABLE WING, HILL ROAD

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

County District District Type Parish
Cheshire West and ChesterUnitary AuthorityEccleston

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: 55320

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History

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Details

SJ 46SW ECCLESTON C.P. OFF HILL ROAD (South side)

3/124 Eccleston Hill with attached Conservatory, wall and stable wing.

II

Large house in a free Jacobean style 1881-2 by John Douglas built for the 1st Duke of Westminster as the residence for his secretary, a nephew. Two storeys and attics. Stone dressed red brick, blue diapers; complex hipped and gabled red tile roofs. Shaped brick chimneys. Gabled oak-framed porch on north (entrance) front; stone mullioned windows with metal casements (leaded glazing mostly removed). Arched framed and panelled oak outer door; glazed oak inner door. Attached (S.E.) are a timber conservatory with octagonal lantern and some leaded and small-pane glazing; and a long fruit-tree wall along north side of garden. Single storey stable wing with covered carriage entrance, attached N.E. Interior: Oak panelled hall with massively built open-well staircase. Ornate plaster frieze, cornice and fireplace in drawing room; plaster wainscot in dining room and study. Delph rail in study.

Listing NGR: SJ4095662314

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National Grid Reference: SJ 40956 62314

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