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Morda Hall

A Grade II Listed Building in Oswestry Rural, Shropshire

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Latitude: 52.8441 / 52°50'38"N

Longitude: -3.0581 / 3°3'29"W

OS Eastings: 328829

OS Northings: 327927

OS Grid: SJ288279

Mapcode National: GBR 73.STXY

Mapcode Global: WH89X.0R1Z

Entry Name: Morda Hall

Listing Date: 15 May 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1177356

English Heritage Legacy ID: 255671

Location: Oswestry Rural, Shropshire, SY10

County: Shropshire

Civil Parish: Oswestry Rural

Built-Up Area: Croesowallt

Traditional County: Shropshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire

Church of England Parish: Oswestry St Oswald King and Martyr

Church of England Diocese: Lichfield

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Listing Text


5/194 Morda Hall


Former west wing of Poor Law Hospital, now converted to domestic
accomodation. 1791-2 with later alterations. Red brick, flat-pitched
roof hidden behind re-built parapet. 6 x 3 bays. 2 storeys, stone
moulded eaves cornice; east and west sides with late C20 casements
but retaining some original openings; triple round-arched blind arcades
to north and south sides on ground-floor, north with stone impost band
and C20 casements in original openings on both floors except for western
bay which has prominent late C20 entrance porch, south side with late
C20 single-storey extension abutting; re-built stacks to parapet
on east and west sides. Forms an integral element of the now largely
demolished Morda House (q.v. under Nightingale Wing) and included for
group value. B.O.E. p. 225.

Listing NGR: SJ2882927927

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