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Description: New Hall
Date Listed: 18 October 1949
English Heritage Building ID: 216622
OS Grid Reference: SP1325694894
OS Grid Coordinates: 413256, 294894
Latitude/Longitude: 52.5517, -1.8059
5104 WALMLEY ROAD
SP 19 SW 3/8 18.10.49.
Medieval C13 or C14 L plan house with matching L plan wing added late C16.
Single storey bay window of wing has date 1590 and initials HS for Henry
Sacheverell. Early C17 back additon heightened to form tower in Early English
style, embattled and with date 1796, initials IC for John Chadwick. Coursed
rubble and ashlar, gabled tiled roofs partly castellated. Lattice casement windows,
some with pointed arched lights, mullions and transoms. Mainly 2 storeys and
attics. Surrounded by moat. Restored, Gothicised and enlarged 1869 (date on
gable to right of entrance).
Interior retains medieval hall; late C16 banqueting hall, panelled and with
ornate ceiling; early newel staircase with carved heraldic beasts. Home of
Sacheverell family in C17. See VCH, IV, pp 231-233.
New Hall. "The Chapel", Former Coach House and Stables. Gardener's Cottage
and Gatepiers form a group.
Listing NGR: SP1325694894
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Source: English Heritage
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