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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: BEOLEY HALL

List entry Number: 1296862

Location

BEOLEY HALL, ICKNIELD STREET

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

County District District Type Parish
WorcestershireBromsgroveDistrict AuthorityBeoley

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 16-Jul-1986

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 156119

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History

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Details

SP 07 SE BEOLEY CP ICKNIELD STREET (east side)

7/68 Beoley Hall

- II

Country house, now flats. Probably early C18, remodelled in 1791 by John Sanders for Thomas Holmes, with some late C20 alterations. Stuccoed brick with hipped slate roofs. Basically H-plan, the east cross-wing being an addition by Sanders. East front: two storeys with moulded cornice to parapet, the centre of which bears a garlanded urn; slightly raised quoins and a band to ground floor; three windows: glazing bar sashes, that to centre in a semi- circular recede; ground floor: two windows with tripartite sashes under segmentally-headed recesses with Pompeian relief medallions; the entrance has a porch with four Doric columns supporting a balustraded balcony. Right-hand return front has two alcoves containing Classical urns on ground floor. (BoE, p 81; VCH 4, p 13; Peter Reid, Burke's and Savill's Guide to Country Houses, Vol II, Herefordshire, Shropshire, Warwickshire, Worcestershire, 1980, p 193; Howard Colvin, A Biographical Dictionary of British Architects 1600 - 1840, 1978, p 714).

Listing NGR: SP0642970253

Selected Sources

  1. Book  Reference - Author: Colvin, H M - Title: A Biographical Dictionary of British Architects 1600-1840 - Date: 1978 - Page References: 714
  2. Book  Reference - Author: Doubleday, AH and Page, W - Title: The Victoria History of the County of Worcester - Date: 1924 - Volume: 4 - Page References: 13
  3. Article  Reference - Author: Reid, P - Title: Herefordshire Shropshire Warwickshire Worcestershire - Date: 1980 - Journal Title: Burkes and Savills Guide to Country Houses - Volume: 2 - Page References: 193
  4. Book  Reference - Author: Pevsner, N - Title: The Buildings of England: Worcestershire - Date: 1968 - Page References: 81

National Grid Reference: SP 06429 70253

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