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Le Chateau, Ashton-in-Makerfield

Description: Le Chateau

Grade: II
Date Listed: 23 August 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 216388

OS Grid Reference: SJ5612198515
OS Grid Coordinates: 356121, 398515
Latitude/Longitude: 53.4815, -2.6627

Location: 397 Millfield Lane, Haydock WN4 0YX

Locality: Ashton-in-Makerfield
County: St Helens
Country: England
Postcode: WN4 0YX

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Listing Text

(east side)

5/2 Le Chateau

- II

Part of dower house to Garswood New Hall (rest now
demolished). c.1822. Stucco with slate roof. One storey,
3 bays. 1st bay has quoins, mutuled cornice and parapet
with cornice and blocking course. Other 2 bays are lower,
with cornice and blocking course, and quoins at right hand
end. Windows have architraves and round-headed lights with
roll mouldings, that to 2nd bay of 4 lights with central
king mullion, the others of 3 lights, that to 1st bay is
larger than others and has a rectangular plaque above,
bearing the initials "J.G". Entrance between 2nd and 3rd
bays has Tuscan aedicule and half-glazed door with
architrave and rectangular plaque above. Curved screen wall
to right with rusticated pier. Right return similarly
treated. Weather vane to rear with lion crest.

Listing NGR: SJ5612198515

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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