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Latitude: 53.3821 / 53°22'55"N
Longitude: -2.3873 / 2°23'14"W
OS Eastings: 374334
OS Northings: 387316
OS Grid: SJ743873
Mapcode National: GBR CYRB.YB
Mapcode Global: WH98V.98F2
Entry Name: Deer House
Listing Date: 5 March 1959
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1121923
English Heritage Legacy ID: 212841
Location: Dunham Massey, Trafford, WA14
Civil Parish: Dunham Massey
Traditional County: Cheshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater Manchester
Church of England Parish: Bowdon St Mary the Virgin
Church of England Diocese: Chester
SJ 78 NW DUNHAM MASSEY DUNHAM PARK
6/82 Deer house
Deer House. c,1740. English bond brickwork with stone slate
roof. 2-storey block accommodates a hay loft on the upper
floor and is surrounded on 3 sides by a continuous lean-to.
The lean-to has a total of 7 semi-elliptical headed arches
to allow deer to enter. The main block has a moulded stone
oeil-de-boeuf in one end, vents along the sides, a first
floor loading door in the other, two 2-light double-chamfered
mullion windows and coped gables with kneelers. Inside the
mangers still remain and were designed to be fed directly
from the loft above.
Listing NGR: SJ7433487316
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