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Tower Aproximately 20 Yards North of Ilam Hall

A Grade II Listed Building in Ilam, Staffordshire

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Latitude: 53.0535 / 53°3'12"N

Longitude: -1.8051 / 1°48'18"W

OS Eastings: 413160

OS Northings: 350711

OS Grid: SK131507

Mapcode National: GBR 487.DH8

Mapcode Global: WHCDY.7HPZ

Entry Name: Tower Aproximately 20 Yards North of Ilam Hall

Listing Date: 1 February 1967

Last Amended: 15 March 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1038115

English Heritage Legacy ID: 274480

Location: Ilam, Staffordshire Moorlands, Staffordshire, DE6

County: Staffordshire

District: Staffordshire Moorlands

Civil Parish: Ilam

Traditional County: Staffordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Staffordshire

Church of England Parish: Ilam

Church of England Diocese: Lichfield

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Listing Text


8/122 (17/6) Tower approximately
20 yards North of Ilam
1.2.67. Hall. (Previously listed
as "Small Tower near


Tower, possible former dovecote, c1830. Probably built by James Trubshawe.
Rough faced ashlar; hammer dressed ashlar plinth and steps. Octagonal
plan. Flight of steps leading to ground floor door with Caernarvon arch
head; lancet loops in every other face at mid-height; a roll moulded
string marks the upper stage which consists of alternate square panels
of a blank shield and a cruciform loop; crested eaves to an 8-sided dome
of fishscale work capped by a ball finial. James Trubshawe built the
probably contemporary Ilam Hall to the designs of John Shawe.

Listing NGR: SK1316050711

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