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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: HAMPTON OLD HALL

List entry Number: 1129932

Location

HAMPTON OLD HALL, CHOLMONDELEY ROAD

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

County District District Type Parish
Cheshire West and ChesterUnitary AuthorityHampton

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 01-Mar-1967

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 55169

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List entry Description

Summary of Building

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History

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Details

SJ 54 NW HAMPTON CHOLMONDELEY ROAD (South side)

5/28 Hampton Old Hall 1.3.67 Il*

House, 1591, altered and added to. Timber-framed on stone, with brick and stone wings. Slate and tile roofs. 2 storeys with cellars. 3 symmetrical bays with front facing gables, 4th bay to left hand side set back. 3 bays are close panelled, some painted to simulate timbers on stone plinth containing cellars which have 2-light mullion windows. Oak mullion and transom windows of 2 and 3 lights, with metal framed casements. 2 replaced multiple brick stacks in valleys. 4th bay has front facing gable, and is timber-framed with moulded bressumer and baluster and chevron decoration. Blind mullion window with moulded frame, over doorcase with moulded jambs and head, and with stud door. Left hand side brick, with stone dressings and part painted with timber-framing; stone wing to rear. Stone 3 light mullions to canted bay and oriel. Projecting ground floor brick stack. Glazed diaper pattern brickwork. Right hand side has dormer casement, and timber framed porch, upper part added. Panelling in porch, bolection moulded architrave to 6 panel door. Timber gable finials. Interior has panelling and panelled doors, elaborately carved mantlepiece with panel painting above, and overmantel. Simple oak back stair with balusters at 1st floor. Back door, dated 1591 has heavy wrought iron hinges and fittings. (Pevsner and Hubbard).

Listing NGR: SJ5084249140

Selected Sources

Books and journals
Pevsner, N, Hubbard, E, The Buildings of England: Cheshire, (1971)

National Grid Reference: SJ 50842 49140

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