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Description: The Old Vicarage and Attached Outbuildings
Date Listed: 25 April 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 260801
OS Grid Reference: SJ4373132790
OS Grid Coordinates: 343731, 332790
Latitude/Longitude: 52.8896, -2.8377
ELLESMERE RURAL C.P. COLEMERE
SJ 43 SW
9/101 The Old Vicarage and
- attached outbuildings
Vicarage, now house. Probably c.1870 by G.E. Street for Marian,
Viscountess Alford with minor later additions and alterations. Rock-
faced sandstone ashlar with sprocketed eaves and coped verges on carved
stone kneelers. 2 storeys with moulded floor band and stepped diagonal
buttresses to corners. Slightly irregular 2- and 3-light stone mullioned
windows with cast-iron latticed lights, 3 directly below eaves to first
floor with one to left and 2 to right of double-chamfered pointed doorway
to left of centre. This has diagonally boarded door with decorated strap
hinges and windows to left and right, latter a lancet. Single-chamfered
pointed recess with carving of cross directly above entrance. Integral
end stacks to left and right, ridge stack to right of centre and internal
stack to rear left corner, all with moulded capping. Double-chamfered
pointed doorway to right gable end. 2-storey lean-to to rear on left.
Contemporary single-storey L-shaped outbuildings attached at right-angles
to rear on left. Interior. Encaustic tiles to hall (right end of house),
which has original pitch-pine staircase.
Listing NGR: SJ4373132790
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Source: English Heritage
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