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Arclid - Springbank Farm.jpg
Springbank Farm
Arclid is located in Cheshire
Arclid shown within Cheshire
Population 276 (2011)
OS grid reference SJ787621
Civil parish
  • Arclid
Unitary authority
Ceremonial county
Country England
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Post town Sandbach
Postcode district CW11
Dialling code 01477
Police Cheshire
Fire Cheshire
Ambulance North West
EU Parliament North West England
UK Parliament
List of places
53°09′22″N 2°19′12″W / 53.156140°N 2.319984°W / 53.156140; -2.319984Coordinates: 53°09′22″N 2°19′12″W / 53.156140°N 2.319984°W / 53.156140; -2.319984

Arclid is a village and civil parish in the unitary authority of Cheshire East and the ceremonial county of Cheshire, England. It is about two miles east of Sandbach and five miles west of Congleton. The parish had a population of 199 according to the 2001 census,[1] increasing to 276 at the 2011 census.[2]

Listed buildings[edit]

There is one building in the parish that is listed by English Heritage. This is Arclid Hall Farmhouse, which dates from about 1700. The farmhouse is built in brick with a slate roof, it is in three storeys, and has a nearly-symmetrical five-bay front.[3] It is listed at Grade II, the lowest of the three grades of listing, which is applied to buildings that are "nationally important and of special interest".[4]

Legs of Man[edit]

The village pub, the Legs of Man, is situated on the Newcastle Road. A pub of the same name has stood here since the late 1860s, but the present building dates from 1939 and was designed by J. H. Walters. Originally the pub had a thatched roof, similar to the Bleeding Wolf at Scholar Green, but this caught fire in 1956 and was replaced with tiles. Today it has a mock-Tudor exterior and houses a separate restaurant. There is a large beer garden.[5][6]

Notable people[edit]


  1. ^ Official 2001 census figures. Accessed 13-June-2007
  2. ^ "Civil Parishpopulation 2011". Neighbourhood Statistics. Office for National Statistics. Retrieved 14 March 2016. 
  3. ^ Historic England, "Arclid Hall Farmhouse (1330045)", National Heritage List for England, retrieved 4 November 2013 
  4. ^ Listed Buildings, English Heritage, archived from the original on 24 January 2013, retrieved 4 November 2013 
  5. ^ "Legs of Man". Legs Of Man. Retrieved 1 June 2016. 
  6. ^ "Legs of Man, Arclid". 17 January 2015. Retrieved 1 June 2016. 

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