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Latitude: 52.7945 / 52°47'40"N
Longitude: -2.9051 / 2°54'18"W
OS Eastings: 339066
OS Northings: 322270
OS Grid: SJ390222
Mapcode National: GBR 79.X2T7
Mapcode Global: WH8BC.B0VY
Entry Name: Ruyton Hall
Listing Date: 4 August 1997
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1245122
English Heritage Legacy ID: 468812
Location: Ruyton-XI-Towns, Shropshire, SY4
Civil Parish: Ruyton-XI-Towns
Built-Up Area: Ruyton-XI-Towns
Traditional County: Shropshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire
Church of England Parish: Ruyton-in-the-XI Towns St John the Baptist
Church of England Diocese: Lichfield
SJ 32 SE RUYTON XI TOWNS OLDEN LANE
1574/8/10001 Ruyton Hall
House. Dated 1574; remodelled and extended circa late C18/early C19, and with later alterations.. Rendered brick and probably some timber-framing. Slate gabled and hipped roofs behind parapets. Brick axial stacks. PLAN: large square-plan house, the west elevation extended by a wing to the north and with another service wing to the north east added in the C19. Central stairhall and principal rooms on south and west sides. EXTERIOR: 2 storeys. 3:1:2 bay east front; 3 bays to left with 2 gables and parapet between, C19 3- and 4-light casements and C20 gabled porch on left; bay to right with parapet recessed and 2-bay single-storey service wing on right end with hipped roof. 3-bay south front has sash windows with glazing bars, ground floor left and centre large tripartite windows with pediments, the right converted to French casement. 6-bay west elevation has 12 and 9-pane sashes. The parapets of the south and west fronts have later iron balustrades at intervals. North side has gable at centre, brick wing on right and single-storey hipped roof wing on left. INTERIOR: late C18/early C19 joinery including panelled doors and open-well, open-string staircase with stick balusters, moulded handrail wreathed over column newel. C18 chimneypiece in dining room; the other chimneypieces appear to have been installed later. Chamfered ceiling beams in room to right of entrance hall. Large carved timber incorporated into the roof structure as a tie-beam, with richly carved trailing vine and date 1574 with initials T.K. and E.K.
Listing NGR: SJ3906622270
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