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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.

Name: MORVILLE HALL

List entry Number: 1053841

Location

MORVILLE HALL

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

County District District Type Parish
ShropshireUnitary AuthorityMorville

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: I

Date first listed: 29-Nov-1951

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

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 254759

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List entry Description

Summary of Building

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Reasons for Designation

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History

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Details

1. 1954 MORVILLE MORVILLE

Morville Hall SO 69 SE 21/17 29.11.51.

I

2. C16 remodelled in early C18. A large grey stone mansion with two projecting wings and two further detached blocks of offices surmounted by domed lanterns from which rise wind-vanes; curved connecting screen walls. The curious 2 storey pilasters of the main block surmounted by stone ball ornaments, are disguised buttresses. The 3rd storey is an addition of C18; low parapet and moulded cornice; slate roof; sash windows; centre pedmented porch; turret stairs in corners of forecourt. Stands on site of demolished priory and forms an imposing layout close to the church. The Hall was formerly part of the Aldenham estate. Country Life, August 15th. 1952.

Listing NGR: SO6683793998

Selected Sources

  1. Article  Reference - Title: August - Date: 1952 - Journal Title: Country Life

National Grid Reference: SO 66842 93996

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