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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: DIDDINGTON HALL

List entry Number: 1055738

Location

DIDDINGTON HALL, KENILWORTH ROAD

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

County District District Type Parish
SolihullMetropolitan AuthorityHampton in Arden

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 11-Nov-1952

Date of most recent amendment: 22-Jul-1976

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 218176

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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

KENILWORTH ROAD 1. 5108 HAMPTON-IN-ARDEN Diddington Hall (Formerly listed as Diddington Mill, Stone Bridge)

SP 28 SW 15/306 11.11.52. II*

2. Late Cl6, reputedly circa 1580. Red brick dressed with red sandstone, tiled gabled roofs. 2 storeys and attics, symmetrical front with 2 large red projecting tiled gables flanking recessed gable behind narrow projection, also gabled, in centre with ground floor porch. Stone mullioned and transomed casement windows. C19 bargeboards. Round headed porch arch has keystone, stone imposts. Interior: several stone fireplaces with mouldings, C17 staircase with turned balusters, ball finials to moulded newels. VCH, IV, pp 81-2.

Listing NGR: SP2148482539

Selected Sources

  1. Book  Reference - Author: Doubleday, AH and Page, W - Title: The Victoria History of the County of Warwick - Date: 1947 - Volume: 4 - Page References: 81-2

National Grid Reference: SP 21484 82539

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