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Stone Town Council Offices

A Grade II Listed Building in Stone, Staffordshire

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Latitude: 52.9036 / 52°54'12"N

Longitude: -2.1491 / 2°8'56"W

OS Eastings: 390068

OS Northings: 334029

OS Grid: SJ900340

Mapcode National: GBR 15J.X2B

Mapcode Global: WHBDD.Y8SW

Entry Name: Stone Town Council Offices

Listing Date: 27 July 1972

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1196713

English Heritage Legacy ID: 386038

Location: Stone, Stafford, Staffordshire, ST15

County: Staffordshire

District: Stafford

Civil Parish: Stone

Built-Up Area: Stone

Traditional County: Staffordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Staffordshire

Church of England Parish: Stone Christ Church

Church of England Diocese: Lichfield

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Listing Text


651-1/4/61 (South West side)
27/07/72 No.15
Stone Town Council Offices
(Formerly Listed as:
(Stone Rural District Offices))


Council offices for town and district councils and private
office. c1810. Brick with ashlar dressings; hipped tile roof
with brick cross-axial stack. Double-depth plan. Georgian
style. 2 storeys; 5-window range, projecting right end.
Plaster plinth, 1st floor sill band and modillioned brick
eaves. Round-headed entrance has doorcase with fluted
pilasters blocks with paterae and open pediment, fanlight with
radial glazing bars over 8-panel door. Windows have rubbed
brick flat arches over 12-pane sashes, but window to left of
entrance and 2 windows to 1st floor are blind. Small wing to
right of single storey with attic, ground floor tripartite
sashes, 1st floor 4-pane sashes in flat-topped half-dormers.
Rear has canted bays flanking round-headed entrance. INTERIOR:
open-well stair to rear with stick balusters; some doorcases
and cornices to ground floor rooms. The family home of John
Masefield O.M., 1878-1967, poet laureate 1930-67.

Listing NGR: SJ9006834028

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