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Shelton Hall

A Grade II Listed Building in Dean and Shelton, Bedford

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Latitude: 52.3068 / 52°18'24"N

Longitude: -0.4852 / 0°29'6"W

OS Eastings: 503373

OS Northings: 268712

OS Grid: TL033687

Mapcode National: GBR G00.B58

Mapcode Global: VHFPG.J8VY

Entry Name: Shelton Hall

Listing Date: 7 May 1952

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1114803

English Heritage Legacy ID: 36259

Location: Dean and Shelton, Bedford, PE28

County: Bedford

Civil Parish: Dean and Shelton

Traditional County: Bedfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Bedfordshire

Church of England Parish: Shelton

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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Listing Text


1/60 Shelton Hall

7.5.52 II

House. C17, possibly of earlier origin, situated within rectangular moated site.
Coursed rubble, incorporating some red brick, and rendered. Slate roof to front,
clay tiles to rear. large rectangular block, 2 storeys. Ashlar chimney stacks to
ridge and gable ends, those to ridge and SW gable double. Sashes with glazing bars
to front and rear, with small round-headed sashes, front one over main door,
lighting staircase. Doorheads to both front elevation doors, main door to left of
6 panels, top 2 pairs glazed. Interior: first floor west room has 4-centred stone
arched chimneypiece in square-headed cyma reversa moulding. Newel close string
staircase with turned balusters. C20 2 storeyed extension to rear NE. Thought to
be west wing of former quadrangle of medieval origin, due to siting and thickness
of some external walls (VCH p.161).

Listing NGR: TL0337368712

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