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Meeson Hall

A Grade II Listed Building in Albrighton, Shropshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.6337 / 52°38'1"N

Longitude: -2.2701 / 2°16'12"W

OS Eastings: 381814

OS Northings: 304028

OS Grid: SJ818040

Mapcode National: GBR 07B.WBV

Mapcode Global: WHBFQ.3288

Entry Name: Meeson Hall

Listing Date: 26 September 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1053697

English Heritage Legacy ID: 255116

Location: Albrighton, Shropshire, WV7

County: Shropshire

Civil Parish: Albrighton

Built-Up Area: Albrighton

Traditional County: Shropshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire

Church of England Parish: Albrighton St Mary Magdalene

Church of England Diocese: Lichfield

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Listing Text

SJ 80 SW ALBRIGHTON C.P. HIGH STREET
(north side)
6/36
Meeson Hall
-
II

Shown on O.S. map as Meeson House.
House. Mid to late C18. Pebbledash rendered facade with concrete
parapet on sandstone and brick plinth masking 3 red brick gables behind
(2 to right, one to left, formerly separate houses?), plain tiled roofs.
3 storeys; front of 4 bays, entrance in lower extension to north-east
with 6 panel door, early c19 pilastered portico, semi-circular fanlight
and open pediment, windows all C18 glazing bar sashes with frames flush
to wall surface, reduced proportions to top floor (including 2 'dummy'
windows to left and one to right); brick end stacks to gables. Interior
has an open string staircase of c.1750-60, 3 flights with bow on first
landing, turned wooden balusters of vase shape; C18 ventilated wooden
cupboards with slatted vents on each floor, oak panelling in right
hand front room; sandstone walled cellaeA perhaps suggestive of an
earlier house on the site. Rainwater head to lead downpipe on facade
with inscription R/R E/ 1733; C18 semi-circular railed enclosure with
urn finials in front of house.


Listing NGR: SJ8181404028

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