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Marchington Hall

A Grade II* Listed Building in Marchington, Staffordshire

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Latitude: 52.8764 / 52°52'35"N

Longitude: -1.8013 / 1°48'4"W

OS Eastings: 413469

OS Northings: 331011

OS Grid: SK134310

Mapcode National: GBR 4BC.MDJ

Mapcode Global: WHCFQ.9YHR

Entry Name: Marchington Hall

Listing Date: 10 January 1953

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1374504

English Heritage Legacy ID: 273872

Location: Marchington, East Staffordshire, Staffordshire, ST14

County: Staffordshire

District: East Staffordshire

Civil Parish: Marchington

Built-Up Area: Marchington

Traditional County: Staffordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Staffordshire

Church of England Parish: Marchington St Peter

Church of England Diocese: Lichfield

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Listing Text


7/165 Marchington Hall

House. c.1690 with later additions. Red brick (Flemish bond) with
ashlar quoins and dressings; plain tile roofs with coped verges on
kneelers; brick panelled ridge stacks. 2 parallel ranges aligned
north-south with additions to west and north-west. South front: 2
storeys and attic with boldly moulded eaves cornice and central
balustraded parapet between 2 gables capped by ball finials quoins
of unequal length, those to ground floor plain, those to first floor
with chamfered rustication; 5 bays, cross windows with raised and
ovolo-moulded surrounds, and plain mullions and transoms, containing
casements with leaded lights, continuous hood mould to ground floor
windows stepped up over central door; the latter has heavy moulded
surround and broken pediment containing pedestalled pineapple motif.
Low mid-late C19 wing to left: 1 storey; 1:3 bays, slightly set-
back blind bay to left, 2 cross windows to centre with moulded surrounds,
door to left with ovolo-moulded surround. North front: 2 storeys
and attic, boldly moulded eaves cornice, gables to left and right capped
by ball finials, quoins of unequal length, those to ground floor plain,
those to first floor chamfered; 5 bays, cross windows to the 3 central
bays with flat brick arches and raised keystones, those to ground
floor have continuous hood mould; ground floor windows to left and
right incorporate glazed doors with semi-circular heads; central
half-glazed door with ovolo-moulded surround; C18 clock between the 2
gables, with associated bells over. Single-storey extension to right
in front of, and partly masking,C19 wing; 1:3 bays, glazing bar case-
ments, gabled bay to left. Interior: Staircase with turned balusters
and faceted newel finials, partly re-set; exposed main ceiling beams,
ovolo-moulded, hollow chamfered or stopped and chamfered; timber
framed partition in east range extending from ground floor to roof;
fireplace in The Hall has elaborately carved oak arch, re-set; pine
panelling in The Dining Room.

Listing NGR: SK1346931011

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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