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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: THE MOUNT HOTEL

List entry Number: 1187391

Location

THE MOUNT HOTEL, MOUNT ROAD

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

County District District Type Parish
City of WolverhamptonMetropolitan Authority

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 03-Feb-1977

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 378499

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History

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Details

WOLVERHAMPTON

SO89NE MOUNT ROAD 895-1/4/172 (South side) 03/02/77 The Mount Hotel

II

House, now hotel. c1870; enlarged, 1891 and 1908. By Edward Ould. Brick with ashlar dressings; tile roof with brick stacks. L-plan. Arts and Crafts style. 2 storeys with attic; garden front of 5 gabled bays and full-height, 4-bay ballroom to left. Coped gables. Varied fenestration, mostly sashed or mullioned windows; 2-storey canted bay to left of C20 bowed extension. Ballroom has quoins and parapet; tall 4-light transomed windows with enriched friezes; gabled bay window to left and canted bay window to right end. Enriched rainwater heads and downspouts. Rear similar, with C20 single storey extensions; square tower to angle has stair window and large ashlar oriel; gabled porch to left. INTERIOR: rich decoration; hall has rich plasterwork, ingle fireplace, gallery and lantern; ballroom has moulded plaster ceiling, gallery to 2 sides, panelling, end fireplace with enriched panelling and gallery over. (The Buildings of England: Pevsner N: Staffordshire: London: 1974-: P.311).

Listing NGR: SO8748898919

Selected Sources

  1. Book  Reference - Author: Pevsner, N - Title: The Buildings of England: Staffordshire - Date: 1974 - Page References: 311

National Grid Reference: SO 87488 98919

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