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The Bath House Approximately 4oo Metres South East of Basford Hall

A Grade II Listed Building in Cheddleton, Staffordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.0579 / 53°3'28"N

Longitude: -2.0155 / 2°0'55"W

OS Eastings: 399056

OS Northings: 351182

OS Grid: SJ990511

Mapcode National: GBR 259.7UM

Mapcode Global: WHBCQ.0DHL

Entry Name: The Bath House Approximately 4oo Metres South East of Basford Hall

Listing Date: 15 December 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1294651

English Heritage Legacy ID: 274516

Location: Cheddleton, Staffordshire Moorlands, Staffordshire, ST13

County: Staffordshire

District: Staffordshire Moorlands

Civil Parish: Cheddleton

Traditional County: Staffordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Staffordshire

Church of England Parish: Cheddleton St Edward the Confessor

Church of England Diocese: Lichfield

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Listing Text

CHEDDLETON C.P. -
SJ 95 SE
5/28
- The Bath House
approx. 400m south-
east of Basford Hall

GV II

Recreational building dressed as folly. Early C19 with minor C20
alterations. Rock-faced coursed stone, steeply-pitched shaped tile
roof; roll-crested verge parapets on corbelled kneelers; twin-
shafted end stack to left and ridge stack to right; string at first-
floor level; 2-storey and 2-storey plus attic, 3-window front. Small
slightly projecting gable inset to left and larger projecting gable
to right; the former has a single-light attic window over a labelled
2-light stone mullioned first-floor window, the latter similarly
increases from a single-light upper attic window over 2 and 3 lights
below; both gables have Tudor-arch entrances with C20 glazed doors;
the wide central recess has a 4-light stone mullion window to the
first floor over a taller and transomed window to the ground floor;
single-light transomed windows are set at the extremities of the
building. To the rear and north-east (and rather inconspicuous from
the approach) are set crenellated square and octagonal towers facing
a small lake; the rather dichotomic planning presumably to create
a prospect never completed. The interior of the building once housed
a heated swimming pool with attendant service quarters, for the use
of guests of Basford Hall (q.v.), home of the Sneyd family.


Listing NGR: SJ9905651182

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