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Freasley Hall, Dordon

Description: Freasley Hall

Grade: II
Date Listed: 23 November 1951
English Heritage Building ID: 309256

OS Grid Reference: SP2415099961
OS Grid Coordinates: 424150, 299961
Latitude/Longitude: 52.5969, -1.6449

Location: The Green, Dordon, Warwickshire B78 2EY

Locality: Dordon
Local Authority: North Warwickshire Borough Council
County: Warwickshire
Country: England
Postcode: B78 2EY

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Listing Text


SP29NW Freasley Hall
8/22 (Formerley listed as Freasley
23/11/51 Hall, under Polesworth C.P.)

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House. Possibly late C17 but dated 1723. Flemish bond brick with sandstone
dressings and moulded plinth, and painted moulded wood cornice. Late C20
plain-tile hipped roof. Central brick stacks to front and rear have an arched
panel to each side. Central staircase plan. 2 storeys, basement and attic;
5-window range. Symmetrical front and left return side have rusticated
alternating quoins and string course, Fielded 6-panelled door and 2-light
lead-latticed overlight in moulded stone surround with deeply moulded cornice;
string course steps up above it. Late C20 sashes throughout have gauged brick
flat arches and keystones with moulded cornices. 3 hipped roof dormers have late
C20 two-light casements. Similar 3-bay left return side has central bay of
rusticated stone. 8-panelled double-leaf door and overlight in moulded stone
surround with segmental pediment. Flight of graduated stone steps. Window above
has keystone and date 1723. Two 2-light double-chamfered mullioned basement
windows. Interior: dog-leg staircase has scrolled string, column-on-vase
balusters, wreathed handrail, column newel and panelled dado. Ground floor has
late C20 six-panelled doors. First floor has fielded 4-panelled doors.
(Buildings of England; Warwickshire: p285; VCH: Warwickshire: Vol IV, p189)

Listing NGR: SP2415099961

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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