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Scriven House, the Ridge, Adjoining Shop, the Hollies and Farwood

A Grade II Listed Building in Bowdon, Trafford

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Latitude: 53.3775 / 53°22'39"N

Longitude: -2.3622 / 2°21'43"W

OS Eastings: 376003

OS Northings: 386800

OS Grid: SJ760868

Mapcode National: GBR CYYC.DZ

Mapcode Global: WH98V.PCCL

Entry Name: Scriven House, the Ridge, Adjoining Shop, the Hollies and Farwood

Listing Date: 12 July 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1356508

English Heritage Legacy ID: 212823

Location: Trafford, WA14

County: Trafford

Electoral Ward/Division: Bowdon

Built-Up Area: Altrincham

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

(east side)

7/66 Scriven House,
The Ridge, ad-
joining shop,
The Hollies and


Houses, now 3 houses offices and shop. Early C19. Red brick
with slate and C20 concrete tile roofs. Scriven House has 2
storeys, 2 bays, a central side entrance and a hipped roof.
The Ridge, has 3 storeys, projects considerably, is 1 bay
wide and has its gable onto the road. The other houses/shop
appear to be of one date and step back in an awkward
configuration with hipped and gabled roofs. Scriven House
has a stone plinth and plain eaves cornice; 2 slightly
advanced bays with 6-pane sash windows on each floor with
stone sills and flat brick arches. The side entrance has a
recessed 4-panel door and fanlight. The rest of the group
has various sash windows with cambered brick arches, stone
sills and generally with glazing bars.

Listing NGR: SJ7600386800

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