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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: ETRURIA HALL

List entry Number: 1195817

Location

ETRURIA HALL, ETRURIA

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

County District District Type Parish
City of Stoke-on-TrentUnitary Authority

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 19-Apr-1972

Date of most recent amendment: 15-Mar-1993

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 384357

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History

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Details

STOKE ON TRENT

SJ84NE ETRURIA 613-1/4/35 Etruria Hall 19/04/72 (Formerly Listed as: ETRURIA Etruria Hall (Shelton Iron & Steel Company Offices))

II

Hall. Built c1770, extensively remodelled in early C19. Designed by Joseph Pickford of Derby. Brick with stone dressings and slate roofs. Central block of 3 storeys and 5 bays (1-3-1) with 2-storeyed flanking pavilions. The central block has pedimented central section, and central doorway in pedimented case. Windows have stone architraves, with balustraded apron and deep moulded cornice to central window on first floor. Windows in outer bays have stone sills and flat-arched heads. Double sill band continuous across elevation. 2-bay flanking ranges lead to advanced 3 bay, 2-storeyed pavilions with hipped roofs. Rear elevation has recessed central section with C20 portico porch, blocked windows to left, and 12-pane sashes to the right. Doorways in pedimented architraves in flanking sections, and sash windows. Upper storey apparently a re-build, and the house has also been extensively underpinned. The house was originally built for Josiah Wedgwood. (The Victoria History of the Counties of England: Pugh RB: Staffordshire: Oxford: 1963-).

Listing NGR: SJ8700347666

Selected Sources

  1. Book  Reference - Author: Page, W - Title: The Victoria History of the County of Stafford - Date: 1963

National Grid Reference: SJ 87003 47666

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