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List Entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.


List entry Number: 1037814



The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County: Staffordshire

District: Staffordshire Moorlands

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Biddulph

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 20-Nov-1987

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 275247

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BIDDULPH C.P. OVERTON ROAD (north side) SJ 85 NE 3/40 The Moor House - - II

House, now flats. Mid-C19. Rock faced, coursed stone and smooth dressings; tiled roof with dressed verge parapets and finials; twinned, corniced ashlar side stacks. Irregular, loosely Italianate composition forming 'U' plan open to frontage. 2- and 3-storey entrance elevation on plinth of gabled two-storey projection (former service) wing to left and entrance wing to right; set-back to centre with gable to left; 4-stage campanile set back to right side; buttressed, strings at stages, dentil, corniced and brought-in to reduced 2-light bell chamber with pyramidal roof. Round-arch windows, transomed and corbel hooded to gables; 3- and 2- light to set-back, 2 to entrance and in a range of 2 single lights in cavetto reveals to campanile; flat-roofed single-storey tripartite balustraded, pilastered, projecting porch to entrance gable with flanking side-lights and round-arch entry to part-glazed doors. Commanding position in Parkland setting.

Listing NGR: SJ8990460077

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National Grid Reference: SJ 89904 60077


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