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Morville Hall, Morville

Description: Morville Hall

Grade: I
Date Listed: 29 November 1951
English Heritage Building ID: 254759

OS Grid Reference: SO6684293996
OS Grid Coordinates: 366842, 293996
Latitude/Longitude: 52.5428, -2.4903

Location: B4368, Morville, Shropshire WV16 5NB

Locality: Morville
County: Shropshire
Country: England
Postcode: WV16 5NB

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Listing Text


Morville Hall
SO 69 SE 21/17 29.11.51.


C16 remodelled in early C18. A large grey stone mansion with two projecting
wings and two further detached blocks of offices surmounted by domed lanterns
from which rise wind-vanes; curved connecting screen walls. The curious
2 storey pilasters of the main block surmounted by stone ball ornaments,
are disguised buttresses. The 3rd storey is an addition of C18; low parapet
and moulded cornice; slate roof; sash windows; centre pedmented porch;
turret stairs in corners of forecourt. Stands on site of demolished priory
and forms an imposing layout close to the church. The Hall was formerly
part of the Aldenham estate. Country Life, August 15th. 1952.

Listing NGR: SO6683793998

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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