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Glebe House

A Grade II* Listed Building in Acton, Cheshire East

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.0738 / 53°4'25"N

Longitude: -2.5522 / 2°33'7"W

OS Eastings: 363099

OS Northings: 353093

OS Grid: SJ630530

Mapcode National: GBR 7R.BBLK

Mapcode Global: WH9B3.RZVY

Entry Name: Glebe House

Listing Date: 12 January 1967

Last Amended: 4 July 1986

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1312848

English Heritage Legacy ID: 56932

Location: Acton, Cheshire East, CW5

County: Cheshire East

Civil Parish: Acton

Traditional County: Cheshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cheshire

Church of England Parish: Acton St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Chester

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Listing Text

ACTON C.P. MONKS LANE
SJ 65 SW
4/20 Glebe House (formerly
listed as Vicarage)
12 January 1967
GV II*

Formerly vicarage, now private house. 1727 (Provisional List) with
later alterations. Red brick with tiled roof. 3 storeys, 5 bays.
Half glazed door with glazing bars and three vertical bolection
moulded panels, in pilastered doorcase with flat head. The door is
fronted by a projecting brick porch with timber pilasters, springers
and archivolt. The porch has a plain frieze, projecting moulded
cornice and flat roof. 2-brick-deep projecting bands at first and
second floor level. Sashes with exposed weight boxes, glazing bars,
stone sills and cambered arches. Bead moulded and dentil eaves
cornice. Gable coping with kneelers. Massive gable end stacks of six
separate flues rising from slender stone bands at ridge level.
Interior: Slate slab floor in Entrance Hall. Dining Room and Lounge
have plaster panelled and moulded ceiling beams and panelled window
shutters. Oak staircase with turned balusters and newels carved from
the solid into four balusters, which has an open string. Four
panelled doors at ground and first floor level. Bevelled beam at
first floor level.

Listing NGR: SJ6309853095

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

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