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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: UFFINGTON HOUSE

List entry Number: 1375762

Location

UFFINGTON HOUSE, 20, DEE HILLS PARK

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

County District District Type Parish
Cheshire West and ChesterUnitary Authority

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 10-Jan-1972

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 469741

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History

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Details

CHESTER CITY (EM)

SJ4166 DEE HILLS PARK 1932-1/6/64 No.20 10/01/72 Uffington House

GV II

Country house. 1885. By EA Ould in the Germanic manner of John Douglas with whom he had been a pupil. Stone and terracotta dressed hard red brick; red clay tile roof. EXTERIOR: Cellars, 3 storeys and roof attic. The garden front towards the river has a 2-window bay between stone-banded octagonal corner turrets. 2 replaced small-paned segmental-arched ground-floor windows. The left turret has tall window in each exposed face, glazing bars removed, the right turret a cross-window in its central face and a 1-light transomed window in each oblique face. Segmental-arched windows to first floor of central bay, giving onto a cast-iron balcony; turret windows; the second floor has a tourelle corbelled from side of right turret. The central bay has a steep hipped roof with a pair of prominent symmetrically placed shaped chimneys. The turrets and tourelle have spire roofs; belled eaves to all roofs; lead finials. The west side has a part-glazed 6-panel oak door in a lean-to and front gable porch; terracotta pilasters. Vacant and with some damage when inspected in June 1992. INTERIOR not inspected, but some features of Douglas-like character are noted.



Listing NGR: SJ4145566403

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National Grid Reference: SJ 41455 66403

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