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Description: Chaddock Hall
Date Listed: 18 July 1966
English Heritage Building ID: 213509
OS Grid Reference: SD7114601045
OS Grid Coordinates: 371146, 401045
Latitude/Longitude: 53.5053, -2.4365
TYLDESLEY CHADDOCK LANE
SD 70 SW
House. C17 and Cl8 with C19 alterations. Brick and timber-
framing most of which has been rendered over. Slate roof. T-
shaped 2-storey house with a range added to left probably in
late C18. 4 bays, the first is gabled and has two 12-pane
sash windows on the ground floor, a total of 3 replacement
casements on the upper.floors and an ornate rainwater head
at rear dated 1721. Bay 2 is also gabled and defines the
extent of the timber-framed structure which is largely
intact. It has a C19 canted bay window, a door with
architrave surround and a replaced casement window on first
floor. Both gables have kneelers, copings and finials of
C19. Bays 3 and 4 have a datestone at rear: "T.C. 1698"
(Thomas Chaydock) and an ornate lead rainwater-head dated
"S.C. 1780". Total of 3 casement windows and a blocked door
in bay 4. Gable chimney stack. A gabled crosswing to right
(forming an H-plan) has long been demolished. C18 and C19
additions to rear. Interior: the timber-framed structure is
2 rooms deep; the central crosswall rises through 2 storeys,
has diagonal braces and is surmounted by a raised crock
truss. Also an ogee-arched door lintel. Early 6-panel and
boarded doors throughout. Good plasterwork ceiling and
cornices. Fine early C19 staircase with moulded handrail,
column-on-vase balusters; a cut string and fluted column
newels. Beams, some with broach stops. Right hand room has
fine C17 panelling some with lozenge panels, original beams
and an ovolo-moulded beam taken from Eccles Parish Church.
Victoria County History of Lancashire, 1907.
Listing NGR: SD7114601045
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