Delves Hall (otherwise known as Doddington Castle), Doddington Park, Doddington - Cheshire East (UA)

C14 tower with late C16/early C17 external stair. Roofed. Located 500 metres north of Doddington Hall in parkland. Building suffering from heavy woody vegetation growth and root damage, erosion and cracks. Roof and gutters are allowing unrestricted water into the interior. Urgent repairs are needed. Discussions with the local planning authority and the land agent are ongoing about securing the necessary repairs.

Delves Hall (otherwise known as Doddington Castle), Doddington Park, Doddington - Cheshire East (UA)
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Site Details

  • Designated Site Name: Delves Hall
  • Heritage Category: Listed Building grade I
  • List Entry Number: 1330165
  • Local Planning Authority: Cheshire East (UA)
  • Site Type: Domestic > Residential building

Location

  • Building Name: Delves Hall (otherwise known as Doddington Castle)
  • Locality: Doddington Park
  • Unitary Authority: Cheshire East (UA)
  • Parish: Doddington
  • Parliamentary Constituency: Crewe and Nantwich
  • Region: North West

Assessment Information

  • Assessment Type: Building or structure
  • Condition: Very bad
  • Occupancy / Use: Not applicable
  • Priority: A - Immediate risk of further rapid deterioration or loss of fabric; no solution agreed
  • Previous Priority: A
  • Ownership: Private
  • Designation: Listed Building grade I, RPG grade II

Contact Details

Peter Barlow 0161 242 1428

Next steps

Read more about this historic site on the National Heritage List for England