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Remains of Trentham Hall the Grand Entrance and Orangery, Swynnerton

Description: Remains of Trentham Hall the Grand Entrance and Orangery

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 24 January 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 272366

OS Grid Reference: SJ8649740883
OS Grid Coordinates: 386497, 340883
Latitude/Longitude: 52.9651, -2.2025

Location: 3 Stone Road, Stoke-on-Trent ST4 8AX

Locality: Swynnerton
Local Authority: Stafford Borough Council
County: Staffordshire
Country: England
Postcode: ST4 8AX

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Listing Text

Trentham Gardens
Remains of Trentham Hall:
The Grand Entrance and
(formerly listed as
Winter Garden at Trentham)
SJ 84 SE 2/13 24.1.67.


1833-42. Architect: Sir Charles Barry. The approach to Trentham Hall was originally from the west and this Grand Entrance formed part of the west front. Italianate. Plastered brick and ashlar. Single-storeyed arcaded range with unfluted Ionic columns defining bays and balustrade above cornice. Centre is semi-circular on plan with side wings, that on right-hand side incorporating Heathcote Tatham's Orangery of 1808. Impressive porte-cochére projects at centre with massive carved coats of arms above the 3 arched entrances.

Listing NGR: SJ8649740883

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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