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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: GOLDSTRAW FARMHOUSE AND ATTACHED FARM BUILDING TO NORTH WEST

List entry Number: 1387699

Location

GOLDSTRAW FARMHOUSE AND ATTACHED FARM BUILDING TO NORTH WEST, NESTON 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: 27-Dec-1962

Date of most recent amendment: 29-Apr-1999

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 475685

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Details

NESTON

SJ37NW NESTON ROAD, Ness Village 794-1/2/55 (West side) 27/12/62 Goldstraw Farmhouse and attached farm building to north-west (Formerly Listed as: NESTON ROAD, Ness Goldstraw Farmhouse and barn adjoining to the north-west of Goldstraw Farmhouse)

GV II

Farmhouse and attached farm building, part of farm building now garage. C17 with later alterations; house re-roofed in C20. MATERIALS: house of brown brick in English garden-wall bond on high plinth of rubble stone; brick coped concrete tile roof with brick end stacks and ogee-moulded kneelers. Farm building of squared sandstone and mottled brick in English garden-wall bond; slate roof with stone coped gables. EXTERIOR: 2 storeys and attic; 2-bay gabled front. 4-panel bolection moulded door and sashes with stone sills and wedge lintels at attic level, C20 top hung replacements elsewhere. Left return: single sash windows with glazing bars towards front end of ground and first floors: towards rear, gauged brick arches to blocked windows survive. Raised brick bands at first floor and eaves levels. Rear of house: horizontal sliding sashes at attic level. Farm building of 2 storeys and has garage door adjacent to house: further left is board stable door between small windows, all with heavy stone lintels. Loft has two full length doors, one approached by outside ladder stair. INTERIOR: house has early doors of 4 raised and fielded panels on strap hinges: C17 dogleg staircase with winders, square newels and balusters, closed string and heavy moulded handrail: roll edge beam over fitted fireplace opening flanked by panelled cupboards: wide boarded doors: exposed beams and ceiling joists on two floors. Farm building has roof of king post trusses, one without purlin struts. HISTORY: the house was formerly Ness Manor.



Listing NGR: SJ3018875939

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National Grid Reference: SJ 30188 75939

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