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Latitude: 52.1945 / 52°11'40"N
Longitude: -1.5978 / 1°35'52"W
OS Eastings: 427587
OS Northings: 255219
OS Grid: SP275552
Mapcode National: GBR 5N8.BV9
Mapcode Global: VHBY2.834H
Entry Name: Wellesbourne Hall
Listing Date: 6 February 1952
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1382037
English Heritage Legacy ID: 482402
Location: Wellesbourne and Walton, Stratford-on-Avon, Warwickshire, CV35
Civil Parish: Wellesbourne and Walton
Built-Up Area: Wellesbourne
Traditional County: Warwickshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Warwickshire
Church of England Parish: Wellesbourne St Peter
Church of England Diocese: Coventry
SP2655 STRATFORD ROAD
1901-1/12/236 (North side (off))
06/02/52 Wellesbourne Mountford
Country house. c1700, with c1760 and C20 alterations. Brick
with vitrified headers laid to Flemish bond and limestone
ashlar dressings; steeply pitched hipped and gabled old tile
roof with brick internal stacks. Early-Georgian style. H-plan.
EXTERIOR: 2 storeys plus attic; symmetrical 3-bay range plus
2-bay projecting wings. Ashlar plinth, brick plat band over
ground floor and top cornice; quoins. Entrance has Tuscan
doorcase with open pediment and fanlight over panelled and
glazed door. Windows have architraves and 6/6 sashes in flush
wood frames; 4 pedimented dormers.
INTERIOR: entrance hall has gallery with twisted balusters and
string with acanthus scrolls, C20 staircase and C18 frieze;
mostly c1760 and later, including Adam-style plaster ceiling
and fireplaces, 2 with shell-work by Mary Delaney; reputed to
contain fragments of the demolished Theatre Royal, Birmingham.
(The Buildings of England: Pevsner, N & Wedgwood, A:
Warwickshire: Harmondsworth: 1966-: 468; Bolton, R & Bolton P:
A Wellesbourne Guide Part 1: Wellesbourne Mountford:
Wellesbourne: 1989-: 4-5).
Listing NGR: SP2758755219
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