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Somerford Hall

A Grade II* Listed Building in Brewood and Coven, Staffordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.6714 / 52°40'16"N

Longitude: -2.148 / 2°8'52"W

OS Eastings: 390085

OS Northings: 308193

OS Grid: SJ900081

Mapcode National: GBR 18F.HQM

Mapcode Global: WHBFK.Z39X

Entry Name: Somerford Hall

Listing Date: 16 May 1953

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1039352

English Heritage Legacy ID: 271411

Location: Brewood and Coven, South Staffordshire, Staffordshire, ST19

County: Staffordshire

District: South Staffordshire

Civil Parish: Brewood and Coven

Traditional County: Staffordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Staffordshire

Church of England Parish: Brewood St Mary and St Chad

Church of England Diocese: Lichfield

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Listing Text

BREWOOD C.P. SOMERFORD PARK
SJ 90 NW

5/100 Somerford Hall
16.5.53

- II*


Country house, now medical practice. Mid C18.
Stucco lined as ashlar with rusticated quoins; hipped
slate roof; brick stacks. Palladian style; rectangular
main block and flanking pavilions to N, and S. Main
block: 3 storeys; moulded plinth and eaves; 1:5:1
windows; both end bays slightly recessed; glazing bar
sashes with moulded architraves and plaster keys, single
storey porch and 6 panelled, double leaved door flanked
by engaged Corinthian columns with moulded entablature;
the semi elliptical fan light above has radiating glazing
bars. Flanking Pavillions: 1 storey with pediments
surmounted by ball ornaments; 1 central Venetian window
with Ionic pilasters. Interior: good oak open well
staircase with turned balusters, those at first floor
level restored; C18 panelled doors on first floor; Adam
style room on ground floor to West with decorative plaster
work on walls and ceiling. Home of the Monckton family
until recently. Stands within a landscaped park;
restoration work in progress at time of re-survey. (April
1984)


Listing NGR: SJ9008508193

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