List entry

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: MERIDEN HALL

List entry Number: 1076737

Location

MERIDEN HALL, BERKSWELL ROAD

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

County District District Type Parish
SolihullMetropolitan AuthorityMeriden

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 11-Nov-1952

Date of most recent amendment: 09-Nov-1976

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 218207

Asset Groupings

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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

MERIDEN BERKSWELL LANE l. 5108 Meriden Hall SP 28 SW 15/352 11.11.52 II* GV

2. Early C18 ashlar country house now divided into flats. Hipped Welsh slated roof behind parapet. Pedimented centre slightly projecting, rusticated quions. 2:3:2 sash windows with glazing bars. Lower earlier recessed wing on right has stone mullioned C17 casement windows to lower storey, contains original fireplaces. Interior: drawingroom enriched ceiling, Ionic columns; early C18 staircase. VCH, IV, pp 148-9.

Meriden Hall and The Old Stables form a group. BERKSWELL LANE

shall be amended to read

BERKSWELL ROAD

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BERKSWELL LANE 1. 5108 MERIDEN Meriden Hall SP 28 SW 15/352 11.11.52. II* GV

2. Early C18 ashlar country house now divided into flats. Hipped Welsh slated roof behind parapet. Pedimented centre slightly projecting, rusticated quoins. 2:3:2 sash windows with glazing bars. Lower earlier recessed wing on right has stone mullioned C17 casement windows to lower storey, contains original fireplaces. Interior: drawingroom enriched ceiling, Ionic columns; early C18 staircase. VCH, IV, pp 148-9.

Meriden Hall and The Old Stables form a group.

Listing NGR: SP2434281857

Selected Sources

Books and journals
Doubleday, AH, Page, W, The Victoria History of the County of Warwick, (1947), 148-9

National Grid Reference: SP 24342 81857

Map


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