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Dunstall Hall and Attached Orangery

A Grade II* Listed Building in Dunstall, Staffordshire

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Latitude: 52.7813 / 52°46'52"N

Longitude: -1.7189 / 1°43'7"W

OS Eastings: 419060

OS Northings: 320452

OS Grid: SK190204

Mapcode National: GBR 4CM.Q7W

Mapcode Global: WHCGB.KCQ3

Entry Name: Dunstall Hall and Attached Orangery

Listing Date: 17 September 1952

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1038487

English Heritage Legacy ID: 273603

Location: Dunstall, East Staffordshire, Staffordshire, DE13

County: Staffordshire

District: East Staffordshire

Civil Parish: Dunstall

Traditional County: Staffordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Staffordshire

Church of England Parish: Dunstall St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Lichfield

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Listing Text

SK 12 SE
5/25 Dunstall Hall and
attached Orangery

Country house. Early Cl9, altered and extended mid-C19. Ashlar; flat
roof invisible behind cornice and balustraded parapet; ashlar stacks
beyond parapet. Large L-shaped plan. Garden front: to east of 2 storeys
and 3:4:3 bays; raised string at first floor level; glazing bar sashes,
glazing bars removed to ground floor; lower set-back central recess; 7-
bay orangery attached to right; semi-circular headed glazing bar sashes.
Entrance front: to south. 1850s Tetrastyle, Ionic porte cochere with
parapet fretted to form "IS QUIDEDIT MIHI SERVIT"; tripartite sash to bay
oven surmounted by frieze at parapet level and pediment set against attic.
storey tower; pediment has coat-of-arms in a cartouche; all set against
side of-early C19 house, 2 windows to left of porch and one (formerly 2)
to right. Chamfered break to left end leads into late C19 ballroom wing of
7 bays and similar style, finished by 3-sided bay. The entrance set beyond
the porte cochere is finely carved with low-relief hunting scenes in art
nouveau style, carried across the 2 leaves of the door by Edward Griffiths,
circa and dated 1898. Interior: staircase, also by Griffiths, circa 1900,
depicting carved foliage and zoo animals; Roman mosaic to main hall of
Cerberus and said to come from Tivoli. B.o.E.

Listing NGR: SK1906020452

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