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Deer House

A Grade II Listed Building in Dunham Massey, Trafford

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Coordinates

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

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1121923

English Heritage Legacy ID: 212841

Location: Dunham Massey, Trafford, WA14

County: Trafford

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

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Listing Text

SJ 78 NW DUNHAM MASSEY DUNHAM PARK

6/82 Deer house
5.3.59

G.V. II

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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