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Overton Hall

A Grade II Listed Building in Malpas, Cheshire West and Chester

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Latitude: 53.0299 / 53°1'47"N

Longitude: -2.7897 / 2°47'22"W

OS Eastings: 347135

OS Northings: 348357

OS Grid: SJ471483

Mapcode National: GBR 7G.F0W4

Mapcode Global: WH898.33VK

Entry Name: Overton Hall

Listing Date: 22 October 1952

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1106258

English Heritage Legacy ID: 55174

Location: Overton, Cheshire West and Chester, SY14

County: Cheshire West and Chester

Civil Parish: Malpas

Traditional County: Cheshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cheshire

Church of England Parish: Malpas St Oswald

Church of England Diocese: Chester

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Listing Text


4/33 Overton Hall

House, mid to late C16 altered, with early C19 wing and later
additions; on an earlier moated site. Timber framed, painted brick
nogging to two facades. Mostly brick faced. Slate roofs, tile
ridges. 2 storey L plan. Exposed stone stack, stepped with chamfered
drip. Stone stack with brick upper portion, now internal. The oldest
parts have C19 3 light sash windows, one with glazing bars. 2 other
recent casements. Stud door in added brick porch. 1 gable has
slightly moulded bargeboards. Rear: Close studding, shallow 1st
floor jettying with moulded bressumer. Moulded corbels, recent
casements. C19 wing: brick, stone capped gable parapet, gable end
stacks. 3 bay, recessed sashes. Central stone porch and 2 stone bays
with slight stop chamfers. Eaves modillions. Added brick blocks to
rear, painted, simulating timber framing.
Interior: Part inspected. Inglenook. Some panelling, and doors,
perhaps reused. Panelled cupboards of similar date in C19 part. Rear
wing: chamfered and ovolo moulded beams. Central wing. 1st floor
undecorated cruck. Stair in back wing has octagonal newel post.
Ormerod, Pevsner & Hubbard.

Listing NGR: SJ4713548357

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