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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
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1067878
English Heritage Legacy ID: 212991
Location: Trafford, M41
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
SJ 79 SW (SJ 7494 SE), 4/29
FLIXTON ROAD (east side),
Flixton House and outbuilding adjoining immediately north of Flixton House
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 two 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 four sash windows on first
floor. All have flat brick arches, stone sills and none
retain glazing bars. Four 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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