Alton Towers and attached garden walls and gatehouse, Alton Park, Farley - Staffordshire Moorlands

Country house, walls and gatehouse, c1810, set in early C19 valley gardens. Derelict when listed. A complete condition survey was undertaken and emergency work completed. A Conservation Management Plan for the whole site has been prepared and a phased programme of small works is ongoing. However, there is no overall solution for the whole site at present.

Alton Towers and attached garden walls and gatehouse, Alton Park, Farley - Staffordshire Moorlands
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Site Details

  • Designated Site Name: Alton Towers and attached Garden Walls and Gatehouse
  • Heritage Category: Listed Building grade II*
  • List Entry Number: 1374685
  • Local Planning Authority: Staffordshire Moorlands
  • Site Type: Domestic > Country house

Location

  • Building Name: Alton Towers and attached garden walls and gatehouse
  • Locality: Alton Park
  • County: Staffordshire
  • District / Borough: Staffordshire Moorlands
  • Parish: Farley
  • Parliamentary Constituency: Staffordshire Moorlands
  • Region: West Midlands

Assessment Information

  • Assessment Type: Building or structure
  • Condition: Poor
  • Occupancy / Use: Vacant/not in use
  • Priority: C - Slow decay; no solution agreed
  • Previous Priority: C
  • Ownership: Commercial company
  • Designation: Listed Building grade II*, RPG grade I, CA

Contact Details

Julie Taylor 0121 625 6848

Next steps

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