Somerford Hall

Date:
6 Oct 1999
Location:
Somerford Hall, Brewood, South Staffordshire, Staffordshire, ST19 9DQ
Reference:
IOE01/02128/28
Type:
Photograph (Digital)

Description

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

- II*

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

Content

This is part of the Series: IOE01/1995 IOE Records taken by G W Tanner; within the Collection: IOE01 Images Of England

Rights

© Mr GW Tanner. Source: Historic England Archive

This photograph was taken for the Images of England project

People & Organisations

Photographer: Tanner, Gw

Rights Holder: Tanner, Gw

Keywords

Ashlar, Brick, Slate, Stucco, Georgian Counting House, Domestic, House, Dwelling, Medical Centre, Health And Welfare

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