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Castle Bromwich Hall

A Grade I Listed Building in Castle Bromwich, Solihull

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Latitude: 52.5057 / 52°30'20"N

Longitude: -1.791 / 1°47'27"W

OS Eastings: 414284

OS Northings: 289779

OS Grid: SP142897

Mapcode National: GBR 3SZ.1N

Mapcode Global: VH9YY.X81Y

Plus Code: 9C4WG645+7J

Entry Name: Castle Bromwich Hall

Listing Date: 11 November 1952

Grade: I

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1366587

English Heritage Legacy ID: 218145

Location: Castle Bromwich, Solihull, B36

County: Solihull

Civil Parish: Castle Bromwich

Built-Up Area: Birmingham

Traditional County: Warwickshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Midlands

Church of England Parish: Castle Bromwich St Mary and St Margaret

Church of England Diocese: Birmingham

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SP 1489

(South-West Side)
Castle Bromwich Hall


Late C16 or early C17, remodelled with additions circa 1657. Heightened and altered
internally 1719. Enlarged by Rickman, 1825-40, by addition of north-east tower
wing, passages lining courtyard. Plan: hollow square with 3 wings on south, staff
wing on north-east. Stone dressed red brick. 3 storeys, plinth, floor bands, stone
coped gables with finials, central south front balustraded parapet. Stone mullioned
and transomed leaded casement windows, mainly 3 and 4 light. Central 2 storey rusticated
stone south projection has 1st floor window flanked by arched niches with statues,
1697 by Sir William Wilson, above broken segmental pediment on 4 Corinthian columns,
inner pair with twisted shafts.
Interior: exceptionally fnine late C17 plasterwork by Gouge, ceiling paintings
by Laguerre. Internal remodelling, 1685-1702, by William Winde. C.L., 17.8.1912
and 9.5.1952.

Castle Bromwich Hall, Bakehouse, Stable Block, Pigeon House. East and West Forecourt
Walls, Walls to north, east and south sides of garden, Flight of Steps and Pedestals
in west garden all at Castle Bromwich Ball form a group with the Gatepiers to
forecourt of Castle Bromwich Hall, Birmingham Road.

Listing NGR: SP1427389754

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