- 6 Oct 1999
- Somerford Hall, Brewood, South Staffordshire, Staffordshire, ST19 9DQ
- Photograph (Digital)
This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.
BREWOOD C.P. SOMERFORD PARK SJ 90 NW
5/100 Somerford Hall 16.5.53
Country house, now medical practice. Mid C18.
Stucco lined as ashlar with rusticated quoins; hipped slate roof; brick stacks. Palladian style; rectangular main block and flanking pavillions to N, and S. Main block: 3 storeys; moulded plinth and eaves; 1:5:1 windows; both end bays slightly recessed; glazing bar sashes with moulded architraves and plaster keys, single storey porch and 6 panelled, double leaved door flanked by engaged Corinthian columns with moulded entablature; the semi elliptical fan light above has radiating glazing bars. Flanking Pavillions: 1 storey with pediments surmounted by ball ornaments; 1 central Venetian window with Ionic pilasters. Interior: good oak open well staircase with turned balusters, those at first floor level restored; C18 panelled doors on first floor; Adam style room on ground floor to West with decorative plaster work on walls and ceiling. Home of the Monckton family until recently. Stands within a landscaped park; restoration work in progress at time of re-survey. (April 1984)
Listing NGR: SJ8980908750
© Mr GW Tanner. Source: Historic England Archive
This photograph was taken for the Images of England project
Photographer: Tanner, Gw
Rights Holder: Tanner, Gw
Ashlar, Brick, Slate, Stucco, Georgian Counting House, Domestic, House, Dwelling, Medical Centre, Health And Welfare