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Stoke Hall

A Grade II Listed Building in Stoke, Cheshire East

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Latitude: 53.1062 / 53°6'22"N

Longitude: -2.5649 / 2°33'53"W

OS Eastings: 362281

OS Northings: 356708

OS Grid: SJ622567

Mapcode National: GBR 7R.87J3

Mapcode Global: WH9B3.K6V1

Entry Name: Stoke Hall

Listing Date: 10 June 1952

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1138549

English Heritage Legacy ID: 57002

Location: Stoke, Cheshire East, CW5

County: Cheshire East

Civil Parish: Stoke

Traditional County: Cheshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cheshire

Church of England Parish: Acton St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Chester

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Listing Text

SJ 65 NW
Stoke Hall
10 June 1952

Mansion of early C19 appearance but with early C17 origins. Red
brick, in Flemish Bond, with slate roof. 3 -storey, 5-bay Garden
Front, 2 storey 8 bay Entrance Front (north) completing an "L" shaped
plan. 4-panel oak door, with lead-glazed side and overlights, in
inset porch with ovolo moulded plinth blocks, plain stone pilasters,
moulded responds, semi-circular archivolt, with keystone and ogee
cornice with dentils. Stone plinth and 3-course-deep brick
window-head-level string courses. Recessed sashes with stone sills,
glazing bars and wedge lintels or flat gauged skewback arches - in the
3 storey gable. There is a blocked oculus at first floor level and a
brick dentil course at eaves. The garden front (west) has a
half-glazed door in a doorcase with tapering fluted pilasters,
triglyth dosserets, radial bar fanlight and open pediment. Recessed
sashes with stone sills, glazing bars and gauged flat arches ground
and first floor, 2-light flush casements at second floor level. The
three storey section has old slates laid with diminishing courses and
lead hips, the slates on the two storey Entrance Front are later.
Tall 2-to-3-flue stacks with projecting blue brick caps.
Interior: The Oak Room, in the 3-storey section of the house, has two
moulded beams, carried by moulded consoles, and exposed ovolo-moulded
joists. There is an 11-panel oak door and 4-panels-high oak wall
panelling. The moulded stone fireplace has an oak chimney piece,
divided into three raised panels by four oak columns and surmounted by
a moulded cornice. The Stair Hall has two panels high oak dado
panelling and a staircase with cut and bracketed string turned
balusters and square newels. There are ovolo moulded beams in the
study and large ovolo moulded beams and exposed ceiling joists in the
kitchen. A room on the north side of the house has cased beams with
dentil cornices. There are a number of six-panel doors.

Listing NGR: SJ6228156708

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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