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Moor Hall Farmhouse

A Grade II* Listed Building in Sutton Coldfield, Birmingham

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.5807 / 52°34'50"N

Longitude: -1.8167 / 1°49'0"W

OS Eastings: 412514

OS Northings: 298117

OS Grid: SP125981

Mapcode National: GBR 3L3.DR

Mapcode Global: WHCH8.2D5D

Entry Name: Moor Hall Farmhouse

Listing Date: 18 October 1949

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1075803

English Heritage Legacy ID: 216611

Location: Birmingham, B75

County: Birmingham

Civil Parish: Sutton Coldfield

Built-Up Area: Sutton Coldfield

Traditional County: Warwickshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Midlands

Church of England Parish: Hill

Church of England Diocese: Birmingham

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Listing Text

1.
5104 MOOR HALL DRIVE

No 29
(Moor Hall Farmhouse)
SP 19 NW 2/29
18.10.49.
II*


2.
C15 or late C14. Sandstone ashlar, old tiled roof with 2 gabled dormers,
stone coped gables to side elevations. 2 storeys and attics, 3 stone mullioned
lattice casement late C18 windows, each with 2 pointed arched lights. 1st
floor small C15 lancet window. Segmental chamfered doorway arch. Lower
wing on left, late medieval, has 1 gabled dormer, 1st floor C18 double pointed
arched light window, ground floor pair of C15 lancets and 1 single light pointed
arched window. Wide chamfered segmental arch to doorway on right. Modern
garage door on left. Back has semi-octagonal staircase bay. Interior said to
retain original timbers. See VCH, IV, p 231 and Chatwin and Harcourt, The
Bisop Vesey Houses pp 8-9. Conjectural birthplace, circa 1462, of John
Vesey, Bishop of Exeter, founder of the Borough of Sutton Coldfield.


Listing NGR: SP1251498117

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