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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: FARM BUILDING TO LEIGHTON HALL (LEIGHTON HALL NOT INCLUDED)

List entry Number: 1387675

Location

FARM BUILDING TO LEIGHTON HALL (LEIGHTON HALL NOT INCLUDED), LEIGHTON ROAD

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

County District District Type Parish
Cheshire West and ChesterUnitary AuthorityNeston

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 22-Mar-1974

Date of most recent amendment: 29-Apr-1999

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 475661

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History

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Details

NESTON

SJ27NE LEIGHTON ROAD, Leighton 794-1/1/41 (East side) 22/03/74 Farm building to Leighton Hall (Leighton Hall not included) (Formerly Listed as: LEIGHTON, Parkgate Leighton Hall Farm Buildings)

GV II*

Possible farmhouse and attached outbuilding, now farm building. Dated 1665 with later alterations. Red brick with red sandstone plinth, dressings and irregular quoins; stone slate roof with stone copings and ball and pedestal finials. EXTERIOR: 2 storeys, 5 bays on high plinth with ogee moulding. Outer side to north west has various large edge-moulded openings beneath relieving arches and blocked door opening with lintel inscribed 1665 D.S.A. 2-light mullioned window and square taking-in door with shutter. Raised brick band returns across gable end. Gable end to north east has 3-light mullioned window at first floor level, similar 2-light window above. Inner side to south east has square taking doors and ventilation slits in the form of crosses. INTERIOR: strutted trusses, ridge tree and double side purlins with wind braces.







Listing NGR: SJ2860979349

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National Grid Reference: SJ 28609 79349

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