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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: 1114803



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


District: Bedford

District Type: Unitary Authority

Parish: Dean and Shelton

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 07-May-1952

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 36259

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1/60 Shelton Hall

7.5.52 II

House. C17, possibly of earlier origin, situated within rectangular moated site. Coursed rubble, incorporating some red brick, and rendered. Slate roof to front, clay tiles to rear. large rectangular block, 2 storeys. Ashlar chimney stacks to ridge and gable ends, those to ridge and SW gable double. Sashes with glazing bars to front and rear, with small round-headed sashes, front one over main door, lighting staircase. Doorheads to both front elevation doors, main door to left of 6 panels, top 2 pairs glazed. Interior: first floor west room has 4-centred stone arched chimneypiece in square-headed cyma reversa moulding. Newel close string staircase with turned balusters. C20 2 storeyed extension to rear NE. Thought to be west wing of former quadrangle of medieval origin, due to siting and thickness of some external walls (VCH p.161).

Listing NGR: TL0337368712

Selected Sources

Books and journals
Doubleday, AH, Page, W, The Victoria History of the County of Bedford, (1904), 161

National Grid Reference: TL 03373 68712


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