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Farewell Hall

A Grade II* Listed Building in Farewell and Chorley, Staffordshire

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Latitude: 52.7024 / 52°42'8"N

Longitude: -1.8799 / 1°52'47"W

OS Eastings: 408211

OS Northings: 311647

OS Grid: SK082116

Mapcode National: GBR 3C1.KJB

Mapcode Global: WHCGN.3B2L

Entry Name: Farewell Hall

Listing Date: 9 March 1953

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1188143

English Heritage Legacy ID: 272637

Location: Farewell and Chorley, Lichfield, Staffordshire, WS13

County: Staffordshire

District: Lichfield

Civil Parish: Farewell and Chorley

Traditional County: Staffordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Staffordshire

Church of England Parish: Farewell St Bartholomew

Church of England Diocese: Lichfield

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Listing Text


2/26 Farewell Hall

- II*

Large farmhouse. Early C18 rebuilding of C17 house with minor C20
alterations. Red brick with raised bands at floor levels; hipped tiled
roof on wide dentilled eaves cornice; large panelled brick ridge stacks.
Squat truncated 'T'-plan of front and two short set back wings. The
front, on a cellar, of two storeys and dormer-lit attic and five windows;
hipped dormers set over transomed casements with gauged brick heads;
central entrance with C20 pedimented surround, fanlight and part-glazed
door. Pevsner describes an elongated shell doorhead of which no trace
remains. Set back wings of one similar bay with a similar C20 entrance
to the left side. Interior: large staircase to rear of central hall
rising from cellar to all floors: of C17 type with closed string,
heavy moulded straight handrails and turned balusters, the detail
remains undiluted from cellar to attic. Front room at right of entrance
has early C18 panelling reset and remodelled in the late C19. B.O.E
p. 131.

Listing NGR: SK0821111647

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