Crewe Hill

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Crewe Hill is a country house in the parish of Crewe by Farndon, to the southeast of the village of Farndon, Cheshire, England. It was enlarged from a farmhouse for the Barnston family of Churton Hall in the early 19th century.[1] In about 1890 it was extended, including the addition of a dining room to the rear. The building is rendered, and has slate roofs. It is in two storeys, and is symmetrical, with a central gable and wings with gables. A cottage is attached to its right. Internally there is a central Great Hall rising through both storeys.[2] This has a gallery and contains a collection of items of antiquarianism.[1] The house and the attached cottage are recorded in the National Heritage List for England as a designated Grade listed building.[2]


  1. ^ a b de Figueiredo, Peter; Treuherz, Julian (1988), Cheshire Country Houses, Chichester: Phillimore, p. 227, ISBN 0-85033-655-4 
  2. ^ a b Historic England, "Crewe Hill and attached cottage (1228715)", National Heritage List for England, retrieved 27 May 2013 

Coordinates: 53°04′07″N 2°51′57″W / 53.06849°N 2.86597°W / 53.06849; -2.86597