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Dunsley Hall

A Grade II Listed Building in Kinver, Staffordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.4559 / 52°27'21"N

Longitude: -2.2098 / 2°12'35"W

OS Eastings: 385842

OS Northings: 284235

OS Grid: SO858842

Mapcode National: GBR 1C2.04F

Mapcode Global: VH91G.NJ4N

Entry Name: Dunsley Hall

Listing Date: 18 December 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1230952

English Heritage Legacy ID: 405981

Location: Kinver, South Staffordshire, Staffordshire, DY7

County: Staffordshire

Civil Parish: Kinver

Traditional County: Staffordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Staffordshire

Church of England Parish: Kinver St Peter

Church of England Diocese: Lichfield

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Listing Text

KINVER C.P. DUNSLEY ROAD (North side)
SO 88 SE
11/76 Dunsley Hall
II
House. Late C16 with rebuilding and additions of the C17, C18 and C19;
external remodelling of the mid-C19. Timber framed core, outer walls
rebuilt in brick, brick additions; plain tile roof with raised verges;
brick ridge stacks. The house formerly consisted of a fully-floored
hall range aligned east-west facing south with parlour wing to the west
and service wing to the east both projecting north. The north side of
the courtyard so formed was enclosed by an early C18 range. A late C19
wing now occupies the site of the demolished service wing. 2 storeys;
2 gabled wings flank a 3-bay hall range with central C19 gabled porch.
Mid/late C19 wood mullioned windows with returned hood moulds, blind
lancet loop to the gable of each wing. 4-centred door with panelled
spandrels and returned hood mould. Interior: network of heavily moulded
ceiling beams to hall and parlour wing, ovolo and ogee mouldings.Exposed
timber framing of closely spaced studs and straight tension braces. C17
and C19 wall panelling; stone fireplace with 4-centred arch and heavily
moulded surround at east end of hall range. Late C19 staircase in a C17
style with perforated splat balusters and elborate newel finials. V.C.H.
Vol. XX (1984) pp. 134-5.


Listing NGR: SO8584284235

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