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Farley Hall and Attached Wall, Greenhouse and Billard Room, Farley

Description: Farley Hall and Attached Wall, Greenhouse and Billard Room

Grade: II
Date Listed: 2 May 1953
English Heritage Building ID: 275114

OS Grid Reference: SK0688144192
OS Grid Coordinates: 406881, 344192
Latitude/Longitude: 52.9950, -1.8989

Location: Wootton Lane, Farley, Staffordshire ST10 3BQ

Locality: Farley
Local Authority: Staffordshire Moorlands District Council
County: Staffordshire
Country: England
Postcode: ST10 3BQ

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Listing Text

SK 04 SE
7/119 Farley Hall and attached wall,
2/5/53 greenhouse and billiard room
(formerly listed as Farley Lodge)

Large house. C17 in origin with late C18 and mid-C19 remodelling.
Timber framed on stone plinth now plastered with imitation timber framing
to first floor; plain tile roof; plastered ridge stacks and integral end
stack. Aligned. north-west/south-east facing south-west with later
extensions to the rear. Main house of 2 storeys and attic to the left
and 2-storey single-bay wing to the right. Main house: 3 tabled bays,
tripartite windows containing glazing bar sashes, those to left and right
are incorporated within 2-storey canted bay windows; central glazed door
within a lean-to porch. Wing: ground-floor bay window and tripartite
first-floor window, both with glazing bar sashes. Ashlar wall attached
to the right, approximately 30 yards long terminated by a billiard room,
and with an attached greenhouse roughly half-way along. Billiard room:
dated 1866. Ashlar; plain tile roof with coped verges; ashlar stack.
Aligned north-east/south-west with canted south-west end. One storey;
1:1:1 bays to canted front, the central bay is gabled; central 2-light
window and single-light windows to left and right, all with square heads
and styllized Gothic tracery; set-back projection to left has a door with
semi-circular fanlight and panelled spandrels. Greenhouse: semi-circular
with domed top and ashlar plinth, central 2-leaf door approached by 2
steps flanked by ball finials on short pedestals. P. Boniface, The
Garden Room RCHM 1982, p. 8.

Listing NGR: SK0688144192

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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