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Morville Hall

A Grade I Listed Building in Morville, Shropshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.5428 / 52°32'34"N

Longitude: -2.4903 / 2°29'25"W

OS Eastings: 366842

OS Northings: 293996

OS Grid: SO668939

Mapcode National: GBR BW.DTWS

Mapcode Global: VH83G.SC91

Entry Name: Morville Hall

Listing Date: 29 November 1951

Grade: I

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1053841

English Heritage Legacy ID: 254759

Location: Morville, Shropshire, WV16

County: Shropshire

Civil Parish: Morville

Traditional County: Shropshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire

Church of England Parish: Morville

Church of England Diocese: Hereford

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Listing Text

1.
1954 MORVILLE MORVILLE

Morville Hall
SO 69 SE 21/17 29.11.51.

I


2.
C16 remodelled in early C18. A large grey stone mansion with two projecting
wings and two further detached blocks of offices surmounted by domed lanterns
from which rise wind-vanes; curved connecting screen walls. The curious
2 storey pilasters of the main block surmounted by stone ball ornaments,
are disguised buttresses. The 3rd storey is an addition of C18; low parapet
and moulded cornice; slate roof; sash windows; centre pedmented porch;
turret stairs in corners of forecourt. Stands on site of demolished priory
and forms an imposing layout close to the church. The Hall was formerly
part of the Aldenham estate. Country Life, August 15th. 1952.


Listing NGR: SO6683793998

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