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Remains of Bellamour Old Hall

A Grade II Listed Building in Colton, Staffordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.7821 / 52°46'55"N

Longitude: -1.9375 / 1°56'14"W

OS Eastings: 404313

OS Northings: 320504

OS Grid: SK043205

Mapcode National: GBR 3B0.GZN

Mapcode Global: WHBF3.6BNJ

Entry Name: Remains of Bellamour Old Hall

Listing Date: 30 May 1969

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1374298

English Heritage Legacy ID: 272868

Location: Colton, Lichfield, Staffordshire, WS15

County: Staffordshire

District: Lichfield

Civil Parish: Colton

Traditional County: Staffordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Staffordshire

Church of England Parish: Colton St Mary Virgin

Church of England Diocese: Lichfield

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Listing Text

COLTON C.P. COLTON ROAD (west
SK 02 SW side)

1/22 Remains of Bellamour
Old Hall
30.5.69

- II

House remains. Early C17; attic storey removed circa 1840, partly
demolished in the 1960's. Sandstone ashlar with ashlar stacks, now
roofless. The house has a chamfered plinth and survives to a height
of 2 storeys in part. 4 window front: mullioned and transomed windows
with concave quarter circle-moulded members. The central former 2-
storey porch is stratigraphically later than the house; it gives access
to a Tudor arch doorway with moulded surround terminating half way down
the jambs. The right hand return retains a left hand doorway with
a cyma recta moulded dripstone, and a right hand doorway with 3-centred
arch and nail studded door. Interior. The ground and first floors
are each divided into 2 front and 2 rear rooms. Each of these 8 rooms
was heated by a fireplace with Tudor arch and ovolo-moulded surround,
served by one of a pair of central chimney stacks. The front rooms
were over cellars with blocked-stone mullioned windows towards the front.
The remains of Bellamour Old Hall were in a neglected and dangerous
condition at the time of the resurvey.


Listing NGR: SK0431320504

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