Remains of Trentham Hall, the Grand Entrance and Orangery, Park Drive, Trentham Gardens, Swynnerton - Stafford

The remains of a country house dated between 1833 and 1842 by Sir Charles Barry and an orangery of 1808, all situated in a C18 and C19 park by Lancelot Brown. Although the adjacent Italian gardens have been successfully restored, the existing Grade II* structures remain at risk. The buildings continue to deteriorate with no strategy being identified by the owner for their repair or reuse.

Remains of Trentham Hall, the Grand Entrance and Orangery, Park Drive, Trentham Gardens, Swynnerton - Stafford
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Site Details

  • Designated Site Name: REMAINS OF TRENTHAM HALL THE GRAND ENTRANCE AND ORANGERY
  • Heritage Category: Listed Building grade II*
  • List Entry Number: 1190243
  • Local Planning Authority: Stafford
  • Site Type: Domestic > Country house

Location

  • Building Name: Remains of Trentham Hall
  • Street Name: Park Drive
  • Locality: Trentham Gardens
  • County: Staffordshire
  • District / Borough: Stafford
  • Parish: Swynnerton
  • Parliamentary Constituency: Stone
  • Region: West Midlands

Assessment Information

  • Assessment Type: Building or structure
  • Condition: Very bad
  • Occupancy / Use: Vacant/not in use
  • Priority: A - Immediate risk of further rapid deterioration or loss of fabric; no solution agreed
  • Previous Priority: A
  • Ownership: Commercial company
  • Designation: Listed Building grade II*, RPG grade II*, CA

Contact Details

Eilis Scott 0121 625 6886

Next steps

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