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Latitude: 52.8021 / 52°48'7"N
Longitude: -2.0126 / 2°0'45"W
OS Eastings: 399247
OS Northings: 322724
OS Grid: SJ992227
Mapcode National: GBR 28D.80Q
Mapcode Global: WHBDW.1TWQ
Plus Code: 9C4VRX2P+RX
Entry Name: Chinese House at Shugborough Hall
Listing Date: 17 March 1953
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1358640
English Heritage Legacy ID: 443255
Location: Shugborough, Stafford, Staffordshire, ST18
Civil Parish: Colwich
Traditional County: Staffordshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Staffordshire
Church of England Parish: Great Haywood St Stephen
Church of England Diocese: Lichfield
Tagged with: Summer house
SJ 92 SE
COLWICH, Chinese House at Shugborough Hall
(Formerly listed at Grade II*)
Erected by Admiral Anson circa 1747 after his voyage round the world. Rectangular and of one storey. Plastered walls and pyramidal leaded roof with bold eaves. Elaborately fenestrated wood windows. The interior has a fine plaster ceiling now removed to the Hall. There is still in situ an alcove decorated with red lacquer fretwork end gilded pillars. The cornice is decorated in red, blue, gold and white. Recently well restored.
Grade II* shall be amended to read Grade I.
Listing NGR: SJ9924722724
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