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Chawner Cottages and Garden Wall, Marchington

Description: Chawner Cottages and Garden Wall

Grade: II
Date Listed: 8 August 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 273868

OS Grid Reference: SK1345730958
OS Grid Coordinates: 413457, 330958
Latitude/Longitude: 52.8759, -1.8015

Location: The Square, Marchington, Staffordshire ST14 8NZ

Locality: Marchington
Local Authority: East Staffordshire Borough Council
County: Staffordshire
Country: England
Postcode: ST14 8NZ

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Listing Text


- Chawner Cottages and
garden wall.


Former almshouses. Dated 1860. Red brick with ashlar dressings;
shaped tile roof with plain tile bands and coped verges on shaped
kneelers; brick ridge stacks. One storey and attic; 1:1:1 bays,
central gabled break, latticed casements with straight hood moulds;
central gabled porch with segmental pointed arch and returned hood
mould, inscription above: "MARCHINGTON / ALMS HOUSES / BUILT A.D. D
1860"; doors to left and right with segmental pointed heads and hood
moulds stepped over blind shields. Low coped wall to front and sides
encloses a garden. Built for the Chawners of Houndhill Farmhouse
(q.v.). Part of a picturesque group of buildings including Marchington
Hall (q.v.).

Listing NGR: SK1345730958

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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