Listed buildings in Checkley cum Wrinehill

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Checkley cum Wrinehill is a civil parish in Cheshire East, England. It contains three buildings that are recorded in the National Heritage List for England as designated listed buildings. Of these, one is listed at Grade II*, the middle grade, and the other two are at Grade II. The parish is entirely rural, and the listed buildings consist of a country house, its gate piers, and a cottage.

Key[edit]

Grade Criteria[1]
II* Particularly important buildings of more than special interest
II Buildings of national importance and special interest

Buildings[edit]

Name and location Photograph Date Notes Grade
Hallgates Cottage
53°00′45″N 2°23′56″W / 53.01260°N 2.39890°W / 53.01260; -2.39890 (Hallgates Cottage)
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16th to early 17th century A long low cottage partly timber-framed with brick infill, and partly in brick, with a thatched roof. It is in a single storey with an attic, and has a four-(architecture)|bay]] front. The windows are casements, and in the upper storey are gabled dormers.[2][3] II
Checkley Hall
53°00′44″N 2°24′00″W / 53.01232°N 2.40007°W / 53.01232; -2.40007 (Checkley Hall)
Checkley - Checkley Hall - geograph.org.uk - 275761.jpg
1694 A small country house, replacing an earlier house, and later altered. It is in brick and has a tiled roof. The house has a double-pile plan, is in 2 12 storeys, and has a symmetrical five-bay front. The windows are a mix of sashes and casements. Five steps lead up to the central doorway.[2][4][5] II*
Gate piers, Checkley Hall
53°00′45″N 2°23′57″W / 53.01240°N 2.39929°W / 53.01240; -2.39929 (Gate piers, Checkley Hall)
Late 17th to early 18th century The gate piers are constructed in rusticated blocks of yellow ashlar sandstone. They have a square plan, are about 12 feet (3.7 m) high, and are surmounted by ball finials.[2][6] II

References[edit]

Citations

  1. ^ Listed Buildings, Historic England, retrieved 30 March 2015 
  2. ^ a b c Hartwell et al. (2011), p. 208
  3. ^ Historic England, "Hallgates Cottage, Checkley (1312605)", National Heritage List for England, retrieved 9 December 2013 
  4. ^ de Figueiredo & Treuherz (1988), p. 224
  5. ^ Historic England, "Checkley Hall (1312600)", National Heritage List for England, retrieved 9 December 2013 
  6. ^ Historic England, "Gatepiers before Checkley Hall (1138503)", National Heritage List for England, retrieved 9 December 2013 

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