Description: Charnes Hall
Date Listed: 10 January 1953
English Heritage Building ID: 272232
OS Grid Reference: SJ7794033829
OS Grid Coordinates: 377940, 333829
Latitude/Longitude: 52.9014, -2.3294
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(formerly listed as
Charnes Old Hall)
SJ 73 SE 8/103 10.1.53.
1650 and later. Good early Georgian facade with Baroque elements in the design;
plastered walls with stone dressings; rusticated stone quoin pilasters; moulded
stone plinth, and stringcourse at first floor; 3 storeys and 2 storeys. The
original wing on right-hand side: 2 storeys with attic storey above cornice;
2 window projecting bay at centre surmounted at rear by a large segmental window
under a stone dentilled arched pediment; doorway with coupled stone Tuscan
columns supporting cornice hood porch; 3 windows to sides, the right-hand side
added 1800. Two storey wing to left, which was added in 1720, has 3 windows
and is of similar style. Moulded stone eaves cornice; slates. Modern, but
sympathetic, single storey wing on left-hand side with loggia at front. Interior,
largely remodelled mid to late C19, has good staircase, and decorated plaster
ceilings in principal rooms.
Listing NGR: SJ7794033829
Source: English Heritage
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