Staunton Harold Hall

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Located in a small hamlet in Leicestershire is the country estate of Staunton Harold Hall. The brick building was rebuilt within a Jacobean house in 1763 for 5th Earl Ferrers. The east facade (above) features a pedimented centrepiece with Tuscan and Ionic engaged columns which are separated by a triglyph frieze. The lower windows feature straight entchlatures while the upper windows have segmented and triangular pedimented heads and both floors have stone architraves.

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The north facade (above) features similar window pediments as on the east facade with a central doorway with Ionic columns and segmental head. Several stone urns grace the balustrade.

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Rescued in 1955 by Leonard Cheshire, the Hall is now Grade I listed with the grounds and gardens Grade II listed.

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