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Lower Chesham, Bury

Description: Lower Chesham

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 26 May 1976
English Heritage Building ID: 210587

OS Grid Reference: SD8151111357
OS Grid Coordinates: 381511, 411357
Latitude/Longitude: 53.5985, -2.2808

Location: Percy Street, Bury BL9 6BX

Locality: Bury
County: Bury
Country: England
Postcode: BL9 6BX

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Listing Text


6/26 Lower Chesham

- II*

Part of large house, built in 1713 (DIARY OF RICHARD KAY). In C17 style. Coursed
squared store. 3 storeys. 2 windows (but top right-hand one absent): 4-light
mullioned on ground floor, 3-light above; transversed except on top storey. Blocked
doorway, to left with moulded architrave surround. 2 string courses and cornice.
Stone slab roof; coped gables with ball finials at angles and apex. Interior said
to include amongst features of note a fine staircase and decorated plaster ceiling.
Mullioned stair window has leaded lights.

Listing NGR: SD8151111357

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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