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The Clock House (Formerly Included in Description of Peatswood)

A Grade II Listed Building in Loggerheads, Staffordshire

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Latitude: 52.8992 / 52°53'57"N

Longitude: -2.4619 / 2°27'42"W

OS Eastings: 369026

OS Northings: 333631

OS Grid: SJ690336

Mapcode National: GBR 7W.PGHD

Mapcode Global: WH9C4.4DY7

Entry Name: The Clock House (Formerly Included in Description of Peatswood)

Listing Date: 17 November 1966

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1377593

English Heritage Legacy ID: 362637

Location: Loggerheads, Newcastle-under-Lyme, Staffordshire, TF9

County: Staffordshire

District: Newcastle-under-Lyme

Civil Parish: Loggerheads

Traditional County: Staffordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Staffordshire

Church of England Parish: Market Drayton St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Lichfield

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Listing Text


11/155 The Clock House
(formerly included in
list description of
17/11/66 Peatswood)


Former stable block (now converted into house and garages) of demolished
country house. 1891 (datestone over central door) with alterations to
rear. Red brick with ashlar dressings, hipped machine tile roof and
wooden cupola. Queen Anne Revival style. 2 storeys and dormer-lit
attic; wooden modillion eaves cornice, wide brick floor band and
pilaster strips to corners and centre; 3:1:3 bays with central entrance
bay under steep open pediment; half-glazed door with flanking vertical
fixed-light windows; above, a tripartite window with decorated pediment
and above again 2 flanking oculi and clock; all the other windows are
cross-paned casements with brick aprons, gauged heads and projecting
keystones; 2 decorated lead downpipes to left and right;, tall central
cupola behind pediment, square in section with corner pilasters and
lead dome with brass weathervane; timber clock house behind in roof
slope; clock with inscription "VULNERANT OMNES ULTIMA NECAT" beneath,
flanked by 2 multi-paned cross casements; modillion cornice with small
pediment above. To the right at front a round-headed entrance arch
under plain open pediment and a short single-storeyed range with loft
over, lit to front by 4 narrow sash windows. The house of which the
stable block was once part, Peatswood, dated from late C18, but is now
demolished. At the time of re-survey (1984) only piles of rubble and
part of a disused summerhouse (neither of which are included) survive
to south-west. B.O.E., p.138.

Listing NGR: SJ6902633631

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