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Forest Hall, Meriden

Description: Forest Hall

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 11 November 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 218209

OS Grid Reference: SP2351582512
OS Grid Coordinates: 423515, 282512
Latitude/Longitude: 52.4401, -1.6555

Location: Birmingham Road, Meriden, Solihull CV7 7JS

Locality: Meriden
County: Solihull
Country: England
Postcode: CV7 7JS

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Listing Text

(North-East Side)
Forest Hall (Formerly
listed under Main Road)
SP 2382 23/354 11.11.52.

Designed by Joseph Bonomi, built 1788 for the Woodmen of Arden archery club founded
1785. Stone hipped Welsh slated roof with wide bracketted eaves. 1 storey, central
canted bay, 3 tall round arched French windows either side with shutters. 2 large
rooms, 1 original, 1 added as ballroom 1845, contain C18 busts, fine one of Wriothesley
Digby by Nollekins. Ornamental plaster ceilings. VCH, IV, p 148.

Forest Hall, Pavilion and Workshop form a group.

Listing NGR: SP2351582512

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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