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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: THE ROCKLANDS

List entry Number: 1387842

Location

THE ROCKLANDS, WOODFALL LANE

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: 475834

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History

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Details

NESTON

SJ2976 WOODFALL LANE, Little Neston Village 794-1/7/51 (North side) 22/03/74 The Rocklands (Formerly Listed as: WOODFALL LANE (North side) The Rocklands and former farm building to the Rocklands)

II

Farmhouse and farm building, farm building converted and incorporated into house, now single private dwelling. Farm building C17, house mid C18 with C19 alterations; house extended and converted to incorporate farm building in late C20. MATERIALS: house of brown brick in English garden wall bond on painted stone plinth; slate roof with brick end stacks. Former farm building of coursed rubble stone. EXTERIOR: 2-storey, 3-bay front to house, with single-storey gabled porch extension in centre: single-storey 2-window extension to right linking to former farm building at rear. Porch door is glazed with radial glazed fanlight. Windows are recessed unequal 3/2 sashes with stone sills and deep lintels. First floor windows flank oval tablet recessed in centre and inscribed The White House: above is datestone, probably reset, inscribed T B M, dated 1700 and bearing a heart motif. Raised and cogged first floor band and projecting eaves band both returned across left gable end. Rear: former farm building has inserted tall 4-light window in gable end. INTERIOR: firebeam with billet mould, cove and beaded front: chamfered ceiling beams, 4-panel doors. Former farm building has curved purlins and cross beam.



Listing NGR: SJ2993076714

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National Grid Reference: SJ 29930 76714

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