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Stanmore Hall, Dilhorne

Description: Stanmore Hall

Grade: II
Date Listed: 2 May 1953
English Heritage Building ID: 274977

OS Grid Reference: SJ9619643954
OS Grid Coordinates: 396196, 343954
Latitude/Longitude: 52.9929, -2.0581

Location: Dilhorne, Staffordshire ST10 2PL

Locality: Dilhorne
Local Authority: Staffordshire Moorlands District Council
County: Staffordshire
Country: England
Postcode: ST10 2PL

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Listing Text


5/173 Stanmore Hall (formerly listed
2.5.53 as Stansmoor Hall Farmhouse)
- II

Large farmhouse. MidCi? with minor mid-C19 alterations. Coursed dressed
and squared sandstone; tiled roofs; verge parapets with pitched copings;
side stacks. Two storeys and gable lit attics on chamfered plinth and
with moulded strings at floor levels. Garden front: 3 even gables,
3-window front in 3 tiers of 3-, 5-, 5-light chamfered mullioned openings.
Entrance to right of central gable breaks string and pushes centre window
out of line with those above; chamfered reveal and Tudor arch to boarded
door. Yard front: similar to garden front except that first floor
fenestration is of four lights only and ground floor of 2, 3, 2 lights
and not aligned to upper floors; a mid-C19 projecting gable of single
storey obscures part of left-hand gable; heavy lintel with Tudor arch over
boarded door in a position corresponding to that on garden front. Side
elevations: massive stacks shouldered-in to brick shafts at eaves level
separate two ranges of blind two-light chamfer mullion windows. Interior
of through passage layout but no inner side wall remains; staircase
runs out of hall with heavy moulded handrail and splat balusters, of
two-blade propeller shape; spiral stair to attic; chamfered beams with
run out stops throughout; fireplaces mostly C20.

Listing NGR: SJ9619643954

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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