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Charnes Hall, Eccleshall

Description: Charnes Hall

Grade: II*
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

Location: Eccleshall, Staffordshire ST21 6NW

Locality: Eccleshall
Local Authority: Stafford Borough Council
County: Staffordshire
Country: England
Postcode: ST21 6NW

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Listing Text

Charnes Hall
(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

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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