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Admington Hall

A Grade II* Listed Building in Admington, Warwickshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.1094 / 52°6'33"N

Longitude: -1.7124 / 1°42'44"W

OS Eastings: 419794

OS Northings: 245710

OS Grid: SP197457

Mapcode National: GBR 4MR.RW3

Mapcode Global: VHBYD.87LS

Entry Name: Admington Hall

Listing Date: 6 February 1952

Last Amended: 27 April 2000

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1382509

English Heritage Legacy ID: 482893

Location: Admington, Stratford-on-Avon, Warwickshire, CV36

County: Warwickshire

District: Stratford-on-Avon

Civil Parish: Admington

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Warwickshire

Church of England Parish: Quinton St Swithun

Church of England Diocese: Gloucester

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Listing Text


ADMINGTON

SP14NE Admington Hall
1912-1/5/1
06/02/52
(Formerly Listed as:
ADMINGTON
Admington Hall)
(Formerly Listed as:
ADMINGTON
Gate Piers at Admington Hall)

GV II*

Mansion. C17 refronted c1800. Limestone ashlar; slate roofs.
Georgian style front. Double-depth plan.
EXTERIOR: 3 storeys; 6-window range. Plinth; 1st floor sill
band; top modillioned cornice and parapet. Entrance to right
of centre has distyle-in-antis Tuscan porch with probably
later infill with paired glazed doors and side sashes. Windows
to ground floor have sills and architraves, friezes and
pediments to 6/6 sashes; windows to 1st floor are similar, but
with cornices and 3/6 sashes, tripartite window above entrance
has 2/4:3/6:2/4 sashes; 2nd floor has windows with architraves
and 3/3 sashes, tripartite window over entrance with
2/2:3/3:2/2 sashes. Hipped and gabled roofs with stone
cross-axial stacks. French windows and stuccoed 2-storey wing
to left return.
Right return has continuous hoodmoulds to ground and 1st
floors; inserted entrance and 3- plus 3-light ovolo-mullioned
window with leaded glazing, one with diamond panes; 1st floor
has 9-pane sash to left of blocked window.
Rear is 2-storey with gabled dormers and 3-storey bay to left
end; entrance in hipped porch with rounded angles to
ovolo-moulded opening and heavy plank door; ground floor has 3
3- plus 3-light ovolo-mullioned windows; 1st floor has 4 2-
plus 2-light windows with smaller 2-light window to right end;
top floor has 3-light window and 3 gabled dormers with 2-light
windows and coped gables with finials; 2-storey C19 brick wing
to right end has single-storey service wing with datestone: M
C/ 1813 (Michael Corbet).
INTERIOR: hall has segmental arch across centre and some
panelling; Adam-style fireplace; open-well ashlar staircase,
probably originally in open court, has cantilevered moulded
steps and enriched iron balusters. Some C19 fireplaces and
panelling. Kitchen has large broadly chamfered beam, the end
over king mullion of window, and large stone fireplace with
bressumer extending over cupboard.
(Buildings of England: Pevsner N: Warwickshire: Harmondsworth:
1966-: 59).

Listing NGR: SP1979445710

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