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GATEHOUSE ADJOINING LILLESHALL HALL TO NORTH EAST, PLUS 2 LIONS TO EAST FRONT AND 2 EAGLES TO WEST

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.

Name: GATEHOUSE ADJOINING LILLESHALL HALL TO NORTH EAST, PLUS 2 LIONS TO EAST FRONT AND 2 EAGLES TO WEST

List entry Number: 1053679

Location

GATEHOUSE ADJOINING LILLESHALL HALL TO NORTH EAST, PLUS 2 LIONS TO EAST FRONT AND 2 EAGLES TO WEST

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

County:

District: Shropshire

District Type: Unitary Authority

Parish: Sheriffhales

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 29-Aug-1984

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

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 255177

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List entry Description

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History

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Details

SJ 71 SW SHERWFHALES C.P. -

3/2 Gatehouse adjoining Lillesha11 Hall to North last, plus 2 Lions to East front - and 2 Eagles to V.at.

GV II

Gatehouse Circa 1829-32, by Sir Jeffry Vyatvill in a Tudor Gothic style. Sandstone ashlar with slate roofs. 2 storey and attic with 1½ storey wings. Entrance fronts plinth, corner gargoyles, coped parapet with gables to front and back, parapeted gable ends, end stacks, and central wooden arched cupola with ogee lead top and weatherwane. Small attic lancet in gable; central first floor canted oriel window with carved coat of arms above and uncarved tablet below; large central chamfered round entrance arch with flanking lancets, stone globes protecting corner, and 2 panelled wooden gates with iron cresting. Rear similar. Interior of arch with large round arched recess to South and 4 centred arched panelled doors to North and South. Wings: Plinth, parapeted gable ends and 3 light gabled dormer. Two 2 light ground floor windows with returned hoodmoulds. 2 large carved atone lions flanking arch to East and 2 cast iron eagles with outstretched wings flanking arch to West. B.O.E., Salop, p,166.

Listing NGR: SJ7492814508

Selected Sources

Books and journals
Pevsner, N, The Buildings of England: Shropshire, (1958), 166
Other
Register of Parks and Gardens of Special Historic Interest in England, Part 35 Shropshire,

National Grid Reference: SJ 74928 14508

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