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Purslow Hall, Clunbury

Description: Purslow Hall

Grade: II
Date Listed: 28 May 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 257601

OS Grid Reference: SO3603080838
OS Grid Coordinates: 336030, 280838
Latitude/Longitude: 52.4218, -2.9421

Location: B4385, Clunbury, Shropshire SY7 0HJ

Locality: Clunbury
County: Shropshire
Country: England
Postcode: SY7 0HJ

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Listing Text

SO 38 SE
4/96 Purslow Hall
- II

Manor house, now house. Early C17 with later additions and alterations,
reduced to rear in late C20. Red brick (mixed bond); slate roofs with
coped verges and pointed stone finials to gables. Original H-plan
with C19 service ranges demolished in late C20. 2 storeys and attics
with plain band immediately below eaves carried across to attics of gables.
Cellar under right wing. 1:2:1 windows; C19 wooden mullioned and transomed
windows with gauged heads, including to attics. Central entrance; C20
glazed door in moulded stone surround with armorial shield above. External
lateral stacks with dentilled bands to top of bases and to capping, rear
right with top removed; those to right are original, those to left are
later additions. Similar external lateral stack to back wall has C20
red brick top. Interior: centre room on ground floor has complete late
C17 bevelled rectangular panelling, partly renewed. Moulded and plastered
cross-beam ceiling. C20 flat-roofed addition to rear is not of special
architectural interest. The house is said to have been built in 1628.
(Information from owner, August 1986).

Listing NGR: SO3603080838

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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