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Suffolk House, Bradgate, holmacre

A Grade II Listed Building in Bowdon, Trafford

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Latitude: 53.3888 / 53°23'19"N

Longitude: -2.3656 / 2°21'56"W

OS Eastings: 375780

OS Northings: 388052

OS Grid: SJ757880

Mapcode National: GBR CYX7.NY

Mapcode Global: WH98V.M2QY

Entry Name: Suffolk House, Bradgate, holmacre

Listing Date: 12 July 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1067963

English Heritage Legacy ID: 212791

Location: Trafford, WA14

County: Trafford

Electoral Ward/Division: Bowdon

Built-Up Area: Altrincham

Traditional County: Cheshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater Manchester

Church of England Parish: Dunham Massey St Margaret

Church of England Diocese: Chester

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Listing Text

(east side)

7/35 Suffolk House

- II

Includes Holmacre and Bradgate, Harrington Road. House, now 3 houses. c.1860. Yellow and pink brick used to give polychromatic effect; slate roof. Large 2-storey house (plus basement and attic) in an Italianate style which has a slightly later wing to the east and some C20 alterations both of which are in keeping. 6-bay house with 3-bay addition. Projecting brick plinth, stone bands, striated patterned and zig-zag brickwork, timber bracketed eaves, hipped roofs and several decorative chimney stacks. 2-storey canted bay window in bays 1 to 3. Elaborate timber porch to bay 5. Bays 5 and 6 are set back but given emphasis by a tall mansard roof with dormer window. All windows are sashesi with either semi-circular, segmental or flat arched heads in coloured brick. The jambs use ovolo-moulded bricks and in some cases form pilasters with moulded stone capitals.
Several first floor windows have small stone balconies with cast iron railings. Left elevation has small central pediment; the rear, a 3-arch recessed loggia (now door to Holmacre) and a projecting bay, canted at first floor level.

Listing NGR: SJ7578088052

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