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Latitude: 52.5428 / 52°32'34"N
Longitude: -2.4903 / 2°29'25"W
OS Eastings: 366842
OS Northings: 293996
OS Grid: SO668939
Mapcode National: GBR BW.DTWS
Mapcode Global: VH83G.SC91
Entry Name: Morville Hall
Listing Date: 29 November 1951
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1053841
English Heritage Legacy ID: 254759
Location: Morville, Shropshire, WV16
Civil Parish: Morville
Traditional County: Shropshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire
Church of England Parish: Morville
Church of England Diocese: Hereford
1954 MORVILLE MORVILLE
SO 69 SE 21/17 29.11.51.
C16 remodelled in early C18. A large grey stone mansion with two projecting
wings and two further detached blocks of offices surmounted by domed lanterns
from which rise wind-vanes; curved connecting screen walls. The curious
2 storey pilasters of the main block surmounted by stone ball ornaments,
are disguised buttresses. The 3rd storey is an addition of C18; low parapet
and moulded cornice; slate roof; sash windows; centre pedmented porch;
turret stairs in corners of forecourt. Stands on site of demolished priory
and forms an imposing layout close to the church. The Hall was formerly
part of the Aldenham estate. Country Life, August 15th. 1952.
Listing NGR: SO6683793998
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