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This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: MILLICHOPE PARK INCLUDING TERRACE BALUSTRADE

List entry Number: 1383365

Location

MILLICHOPE PARK INCLUDING TERRACE BALUSTRADE, MILLICHOPE PARK

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

County District District Type Parish
ShropshireUnitary AuthorityMunslow

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 12-Nov-1954

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 483783

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Details

MUNSLOW

SO58NW MILLICHOPE PARK 1312-1/11/165 Millichope Park including terrace 12/11/54 balustrade

GV II*

Country house. 1835-40, by Edward Haycock of Shrewsbury for Rev. Norgrave Pemberton, Rector of Church Stretton, replacing earlier timber-framed manor house nearby. Restored 1968-70. Ashlar, with corner pilasters and plain corniced parapet, windows with moulded surrounds. Hipped slate roofs behind balustrade. Scattered ashlar stacks at ridges. Rectangular plan with rectangular linked side wing. EXTERIOR: 2 storeys and basement. East front is a 2-storey, 5-window range of 3/6 sashes with tall 9/9 sashes at ground-floor level, central 3 window bays slightly advanced between pilasters and covered by large full-height projecting plain pedimented portico consisting of 6 Ionic columns. The outer ground-floor sashes have moulded hoods on brackets, the inners have continuous cornice and surrounds formed from pilasters. Portico raised onto high terrace with flanking ashlar balustrading continuing to north and south. Below the terrace level, in the revetment, was formerly the main doorway between squat Doric columns which, together with basement rooms, has now been blocked and a new entrance formed on the north side. North side: 2-storey, 6-window range of 3/6 sashes over tall 9/9 sashes, the 2 left windows advanced between pilasters and with hoods over ground-floor sashes, front entrance door to centre right with bracketed flat moulded hood and tall 6-panelled door with top-light. South face: 2-storey, 5-window range of 3/6 sashes with tall 9/9 ground-floor sashes, left bay projecting between pilasters and with moulded hood on brackets at lower level, right bay slightly advanced between pilasters with first-floor 2/2:6/6:2/2 tripartite sash over projecting ashlar pilastered canted bay window fitted with 3/3:9/9:3/3 tripartite sash. Rear: central slightly advanced 3-window range with 3/6 sashes over 9/9 sashes flanking entrance doorway with flat pilastered doorcase and 3/3:9/9:3/3 tripartite sash to first floor. 2-window bay to right of 3/6 sashes over 9/9 sashes. 2-window bay to left of 3/3 sashes over 3/6 sashes to left and 6/9 sash over 2 tiers of 3/6 sashes to right, these sashes without surrounds and set in rendered wall. Adjoining to north-west is range of 4 C20 garage doors with tall blank rendered parapet wall with greenhouse behind. This links to 3-storey side wing of same design as the main block; east front is 3-storey, 2-window range of 6/6 sashes with 3/6 at upper storey, south side is 6/6 sash over panelled door to right, rear is 3-storey, 3-window range of 6/6 sashes with 3/6 at upper storey and the right-hand bay recessed. INTERIOR: not inspected.



Listing NGR: SO5263488332

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National Grid Reference: SO 52634 88332

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