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Flixton House and Outbuilding Adjoining Immediately North of Flixton House

A Grade II Listed Building in Flixton, Trafford

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.4456 / 53°26'44"N

Longitude: -2.3835 / 2°23'0"W

OS Eastings: 374625

OS Northings: 394381

OS Grid: SJ746943

Mapcode National: GBR CXSL.SK

Mapcode Global: WH98G.CN7D

Entry Name: Flixton House and Outbuilding Adjoining Immediately North of Flixton House

Listing Date: 8 January 1981

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1067878

English Heritage Legacy ID: 212991

Location: Trafford, M41

County: Trafford

Electoral Ward/Division: Flixton

Built-Up Area: Urmston

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater Manchester

Church of England Parish: Flixton St Michael

Church of England Diocese: Manchester

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Listing Text

In the entry for

URMSTON FLIXTON ROAD
(East side)
4/29
Flixton House and outbuilding
adjoining immediately north
of Flixton House

The address shall be
amended to read URMSTON FLIXTON ROAD
(Flixton) (East side)
Flixton House and outbuilding
adjoining immediately north
of Flixton House

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URMSTON FLIXTON ROAD
SJ 79 SW
(east side)
(SJ 7494 SE)
4/29 Flixton House and
outbuilding ad-
joining immed-
iately north of
8/1/81 Flixton House
G.V. II
House. Late C18. For R. Wright. Flemish bond brick with
white headers creating a chequered pattern. Slate roof,
asbestos slate to outbuilding. 4 x 2 bays with 2 storeys,
later additions and alterations to rear and the outbuilding
(formerly a barn) at right angles to rear. Panelled door in
bay 2 with delicate radial fanlight and an open pediment on
3/4 Doric columns. Large projecting conservatory to right of
later date. Sash window to left and 4 sash windows on first
floor. All have flat brick arches, stone sills and none
retain glazing bars. 4 similar windows on the left return
retain 12-pane sashes. Eaves gutter on paired brackets.
Hipped roof with ridge chimney stacks. Late C19 2-storey
canted bay window to right return. Interior: 6-panel doors
and original fireplaces. The outbuilding has double barn
doors below a timber lintel, stone dressed pitching holes
and various door and window openings. Its most notable
feature is the open octagonal cupola, columns supporting the
lead covered canopy which has a ball finial. Illustrated
prior to additions in D.H. Langton, A History of the
Parish of Flixton, 1898.


Listing NGR: SJ7462594381

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