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Stoney Stretton Hall, Westbury

Description: Stoney Stretton Hall

Grade: II
Date Listed: 18 March 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 259021

OS Grid Reference: SJ3832009593
OS Grid Coordinates: 338320, 309593
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6805, -2.9138

Location: B4386, Stoney Stretton, Westbury, Shropshire SY5 9PZ

Locality: Westbury
County: Shropshire
Country: England
Postcode: SY5 9PZ

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Listing Text


9/114 Stoney Stretton Hall

- II

House. Soon after 1813, for John Parry incorporating c.1675 core. Stuccoed
brick (lined as ashlar); slate roof, hipped to rear. Irregular T-plan.
3 storeys. Chamfered grey sandstone plinth, and deep eaves; 2 rendered
ridge stacks on rear range. 3 bays; glazing bar sashes; central pair
of C20 half-glazed doors with rectangular overlight and stone Tuscan
porch with paired columns, entablature, and blocking course, raised in
centre. Rear wing of 2 x 2 bays; former C17 doorway to east (now
window) with doorcase consisting of stubby Ionic half-columns each
supporting short section of frieze, with cornice breaking forward
over, and broken triangular pediment. Late C19 canted bay to rear.
Interior: fine c.1675 staircase: 3 flights to each storey (rises 2
storeys) with landings around square well, pulvinated closed string,
turned balusters, moulded handrail, and square newel posts with
recessed corners and moulded caps; interior otherwise early C19
including 6-panelled doors and panelled architraves with paterae at
corners. V.C.H., Vol. VIII, p. 304.

Listing NGR: SJ3832009593

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Source: English Heritage

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