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Big Fenton

A Grade II* Listed Building in Congleton, Cheshire East

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Latitude: 53.18 / 53°10'47"N

Longitude: -2.1511 / 2°9'3"W

OS Eastings: 390001

OS Northings: 364775

OS Grid: SJ900647

Mapcode National: GBR 127.NYY

Mapcode Global: WHBC1.XBVH

Entry Name: Big Fenton

Listing Date: 28 July 1950

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1106368

English Heritage Legacy ID: 55914

Location: Congleton, Cheshire East, CW12

County: Cheshire East

Civil Parish: Congleton

Traditional County: Cheshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cheshire

Church of England Parish: Congleton Team

Church of England Diocese: Chester

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Listing Text

Big Fenton
SJ 86 SE 5/47 28.7.50


C16.C17. A very interesting farm house. Timber framed with painted brick
or plaster infilling. Restored and later casement windows, generally
poor; original heavy oak door; "black & white" Staffordshire tile roof
(not original). Interior: Much exposed original timbering including
beamed ceiling in Living Room, several oak doors with wood latches, small
plain staircase. Of particular interest is a Confession closet at the
north end of the ground storey with, above this, on 1st storey, a small
Chapel with old inscriptions painted on walls.

Listing NGR: SJ9000164775

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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