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Forest Hall

A Grade II* Listed Building in Meriden, Solihull

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.4401 / 52°26'24"N

Longitude: -1.6555 / 1°39'19"W

OS Eastings: 423515

OS Northings: 282512

OS Grid: SP235825

Mapcode National: GBR 5K3.VPX

Mapcode Global: VHBWP.8X5T

Entry Name: Forest Hall

Listing Date: 11 November 1952

Last Amended: 22 July 1976

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1076738

English Heritage Legacy ID: 218209

Location: Meriden, Solihull, CV7

County: Solihull

Civil Parish: Meriden

Traditional County: Warwickshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Midlands

Church of England Parish: Meriden St Laurence

Church of England Diocese: Coventry

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Listing Text

BIRMINGHAM ROAD
1.
5108 MERIDEN
(North-East Side)
Forest Hall (Formerly
listed under Main Road)
SP 2382 23/354 11.11.52.
II* GV

2.
Designed by Joseph Bonomi, built 1788 for the Woodmen of Arden archery club founded
1785. Stone hipped Welsh slated roof with wide bracketted eaves. 1 storey, central
canted bay, 3 tall round arched French windows either side with shutters. 2 large
rooms, 1 original, 1 added as ballroom 1845, contain C18 busts, fine one of Wriothesley
Digby by Nollekins. Ornamental plaster ceilings. VCH, IV, p 148.

Forest Hall, Pavilion and Workshop form a group.


Listing NGR: SP2351582512

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