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Somerford Hall, Brewood and Coven

Description: Somerford Hall

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 16 May 1953
English Heritage Building ID: 271411

OS Grid Reference: SJ8980908750
OS Grid Coordinates: 389809, 308750
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6764, -2.1521

Location: 1 Ashley Cottages, Brewood ST19 9DQ

Locality: Brewood and Coven
Local Authority: South Staffordshire District Council
County: Staffordshire
Country: England
Postcode: ST19 9DQ

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Listing Text

SJ 90 NW

5/100 Somerford Hall

- II*

Country house, now medical practice. Mid C18.
Stucco lined as ashlar with rusticated quoins; hipped
slate roof; brick stacks. Palladian style; rectangular
main block and flanking pavillions to N, and S. Main
block: 3 storeys; moulded plinth and eaves; 1:5:1
windows; both end bays slightly recessed; glazing bar
sashes with moulded architraves and plaster keys, single
storey porch and 6 panelled, double leaved door flanked
by engaged Corinthian columns with moulded entablature;
the semi elliptical fan light above has radiating glazing
bars. Flanking Pavillions: 1 storey with pediments
surmounted by ball ornaments; 1 central Venetian window
with Ionic pilasters. Interior: good oak open well
staircase with turned balusters, those at first floor
level restored; C18 panelled doors on first floor; Adam
style room on ground floor to West with decorative plaster
work on walls and ceiling. Home of the Monckton family
until recently. Stands within a landscaped park;
restoration work in progress at time of re-survey. (April

Listing NGR: SJ8980908750

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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