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Courtyard Walls and Outbuilding East of Blithfield Hall, Blithfield

Description: Courtyard Walls and Outbuilding East of Blithfield Hall

Grade: II
Date Listed: 8 August 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 273792

OS Grid Reference: SK0455123981
OS Grid Coordinates: 404551, 323981
Latitude/Longitude: 52.8134, -1.9339

Location: Blithfield, Staffordshire WS15 3NL

Locality: Blithfield
Local Authority: East Staffordshire Borough Council
County: Staffordshire
Country: England
Postcode: WS15 3NL

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Listing Text


13/85 Courtyard walls and
- out-building east of
Blithfield Hall


Walls and outbuilding. Early C19. Brick, plastered and lined as
ashlar. A roughly rectangular courtyard is defined by north, south
and east walls, an outbuilding in the north-east corner, and by
Blithfield Hall (q.v.) to the west; the entrance from the outer
courtyard is in the south wall. South front: Buttresses flank a
central 4-centred carriage arch with crenellated parapet: slightly
lower crenellated walls to left and right each with 4-centred doorways
flanked by buttresses. North wall and outbuilding (from the South)
Carriage arch to right of centre with raised key and plain parapet,
flanked by: wall to left apparently of 2 storeys and 1:1:1 bays, and
outbuilding to right of 2 storeys, the ground floor blind, both have
first-floor window sill bands and moulded string to crenellated parapet;
rectangular louvred windows to outbuilding, outer bays of wall have
lancets and central recessed bay 4-light windows with square heads and
returned hood mould.

Listing NGR: SK0455123982

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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