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Morda Hall, Oswestry Rural

Description: Morda Hall

Grade: II
Date Listed: 15 May 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 255671

OS Grid Reference: SJ2882927927
OS Grid Coordinates: 328829, 327927
Latitude/Longitude: 52.8441, -3.0581

Location: B5069, Oswestry Rural, Shropshire SY10 9PD

Locality: Oswestry Rural
County: Shropshire
Country: England
Postcode: SY10 9PD

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Listing Text


5/194 Morda Hall


Former west wing of Poor Law Hospital, now converted to domestic
accomodation. 1791-2 with later alterations. Red brick, flat-pitched
roof hidden behind re-built parapet. 6 x 3 bays. 2 storeys, stone
moulded eaves cornice; east and west sides with late C20 casements
but retaining some original openings; triple round-arched blind arcades
to north and south sides on ground-floor, north with stone impost band
and C20 casements in original openings on both floors except for western
bay which has prominent late C20 entrance porch, south side with late
C20 single-storey extension abutting; re-built stacks to parapet
on east and west sides. Forms an integral element of the now largely
demolished Morda House (q.v. under Nightingale Wing) and included for
group value. B.O.E. p. 225.

Listing NGR: SJ2882927927

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Source: English Heritage

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