A mile of delightful open country lane with three clusters of cottages, several fine examples of old farm houses and a few middle 20th century detached houses.
Approach from Bollington Road or Oak Lane, Kerridge.
Leading to Ball Lane (part).
Nearest shops - Tytherington, Macclesfield, Bollington.
Nearest pub - The Lord Clyde is
in Clarke Lane.
Council Ward - West.
Both the Macclesfield Canal and the Middlewood Way are crossed by Clarke Lane. Kerridge Cricket Club have their ground along here.
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Mode Hill is the name given to the section of Clarke Lane around the row of cottages (left) and houses that includes the Lord Clyde pub. One of the oldest properties in the district is Mode Hill Farm.
The distinguished physicist Sir
James Chadwick (1891-1974) was born
in one of the cottages in Clarke Lane.
One of the delightful country houses along Clarke Lane.
Endon Lodge, Grade II listed, a lovely octagonal gate house on the corner of Clarke Lane and Oak Lane. The driveway to the left of the house is the original front drive to Endon Hall.
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Cottage, 4 Clarke Lane;
II, Formerly 2 cottages, now a house, dated 1630 on the deeds.
Arbour Farmhouse, Clarke Lane;
II, 16thC origins. Not publicly accessible.
attached to Cold Arbour farmhouse;
II, Formerly a corn barn, now includes a shippon and garage,
16thC. Not publicly accessible.
II, Formerly two weavers' cottages now a public
house, dated 1843.
bridge No.29, over Macclesfield Canal, Clarke Lane;
II, c.1830 by William
Canal milestone south of bridge 29, Clarke Lane; II, c.1830 by William
Lodge, Clarke Lane;
II, Formerly a lodge now a house, built c.1850. Not publicly
accessible (pictured above).