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IoE Number: 274542
Location: ASHCOMBE PARK, CHEADLE ROAD (east side)
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Date listed: 02 May 1953
Date of last amendment: 15 December 1986
Grade II

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CHEDDLETON C.P.CHEADLE ROADSJ 95 SE(east side)5/52Ashcombe Park

CHEDDLETON C.P. CHEADLE ROAD SJ 95 SE (east side) 5/52 Ashcombe Park (formerly listed as Ashcombe Hall) GV II* Small country house. 1807-11 with mid-C19 additions by James Trubshaw Junior, master builder. Extremely fine sandstone ashlar; hipped slate roof invisible behind blocking course; corniced ashlar stacks on lines of hips. Entrance front: of 4 bays, plinth, raised string at first- floor level and cornice; glazing bar sashes, the ground-floor windows set in shallow arch-headed reveals; slight break to inner bays with corniced single-storey tetrastyle Tuscan porte-cochere; glazed double doors and matching side lights. Garden front: of 6 uninterrupted bays similar to front. Orangery and service courtyard to rear. Interior: entrance hall with paired doors (one to right a dummy) and central fireplace in arch-headed reveal. Stair hall rises to full height of centre of building with 3-bay round-arched arcades to east and west sides of first floor and elliptical cupola, fully glazed with battered sides; cantilevered stone staircase with cast balustrade in criss- cross pattern taken down and wrapped around curtail newel. Drawing Room has fine plaster wall panels and elliptical ends to east and west.

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