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Blakeshall Hall, Wolverley and Cookley

Description: Blakeshall Hall

Grade: II
Date Listed: 28 October 1983
English Heritage Building ID: 157129

OS Grid Reference: SO8292681356
OS Grid Coordinates: 382926, 281356
Latitude/Longitude: 52.4299, -2.2525

Location: Cookley, Worcestershire DY11 5XP

Locality: Wolverley and Cookley
Local Authority: Wyre Forest District Council
County: Worcestershire
Country: England
Postcode: DY11 5XP

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Listing Text

SO 88 SW
2/137 Blakeshall Hall (formerly
listed as Blakeshall House)
- II
Country house. Possibly C18, remodelled and extended mid-C19 and late C19.
Stuccoed brick with hipped slate roof. Two storeys, central break forward,
parapet with balustrade to centre. Five windows: glazing bar sashes in
shouldered and eared architraves, central window with segmental pediment.
Ground floor: 15-pane sashes in simialr architraves with central portico which
has Doric columns and moulded cornice, entrance behind has a moulded architrave
fanlight and two-leaf half-glazed door. To right-hand corner a three-storey
square-plan tower with balustraded parapet and modillioned cornice. Second
floor with three-bay arcade, window to centre. First floor: glazing bar sash
in architrave and ground floor with Venetian window. Angle between tower and
house has a quadrant plan linking section.

Listing NGR: SO8292681356

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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