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The Moor House

A Grade II Listed Building in Biddulph, Staffordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.1378 / 53°8'15"N

Longitude: -2.1524 / 2°9'8"W

OS Eastings: 389904

OS Northings: 360077

OS Grid: SJ899600

Mapcode National: GBR 12T.8N8

Mapcode Global: WHBC7.XD7C

Entry Name: The Moor House

Listing Date: 20 November 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1037814

English Heritage Legacy ID: 275247

Location: Biddulph, Staffordshire Moorlands, Staffordshire, ST8

County: Staffordshire

District: Staffordshire Moorlands

Civil Parish: Biddulph

Traditional County: Staffordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Staffordshire

Church of England Parish: Biddulph St Lawrence

Church of England Diocese: Lichfield

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Listing Text

BIDDULPH C.P. OVERTON ROAD (north side)
SJ 85 NE
3/40 The Moor House
-
- II

House, now flats. Mid-C19. Rock faced, coursed stone and smooth dressings;
tiled roof with dressed verge parapets and finials; twinned, corniced
ashlar side stacks. Irregular, loosely Italianate composition forming
'U' plan open to frontage. 2- and 3-storey entrance elevation on plinth
of gabled two-storey projection (former service) wing to left and entrance
wing to right; set-back to centre with gable to left; 4-stage campanile
set back to right side; buttressed, strings at stages, dentil, corniced
and brought-in to reduced 2-light bell chamber with pyramidal roof.
Round-arch windows, transomed and corbel hooded to gables; 3- and 2-
light to set-back, 2 to entrance and in a range of 2 single lights in
cavetto reveals to campanile; flat-roofed single-storey tripartite
balustraded, pilastered, projecting porch to entrance gable with flanking
side-lights and round-arch entry to part-glazed doors. Commanding
position in Parkland setting.


Listing NGR: SJ8990460077

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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