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Moor Hall Farmhouse, Sutton Coldfield

Description: Moor Hall Farmhouse

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 18 October 1949
English Heritage Building ID: 216611

OS Grid Reference: SP1251498117
OS Grid Coordinates: 412514, 298117
Latitude/Longitude: 52.5807, -1.8167

Location: Moor Hall Dr, Birmingham B75 6LP

Locality: Sutton Coldfield
County: Birmingham
Country: England
Postcode: B75 6LP

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Listing Text


No 29
(Moor Hall Farmhouse)
SP 19 NW 2/29

C15 or late C14. Sandstone ashlar, old tiled roof with 2 gabled dormers,
stone coped gables to side elevations. 2 storeys and attics, 3 stone mullioned
lattice casement late C18 windows, each with 2 pointed arched lights. 1st
floor small C15 lancet window. Segmental chamfered doorway arch. Lower
wing on left, late medieval, has 1 gabled dormer, 1st floor C18 double pointed
arched light window, ground floor pair of C15 lancets and 1 single light pointed
arched window. Wide chamfered segmental arch to doorway on right. Modern
garage door on left. Back has semi-octagonal staircase bay. Interior said to
retain original timbers. See VCH, IV, p 231 and Chatwin and Harcourt, The
Bisop Vesey Houses pp 8-9. Conjectural birthplace, circa 1462, of John
Vesey, Bishop of Exeter, founder of the Borough of Sutton Coldfield.

Listing NGR: SP1251498117

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Source: English Heritage

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