- Norcliffe Hall
Norcliffe Hall Location: Styal, Cheshire, England OS grid reference: SJ 829 835 Built: 1831 Built for: Robert Hyde Greg Architect: Thomas Johnson Architectural style(s): Elizabethan Listed Building – Grade II Designated: 6 March 1975 Reference #: 1222267
Norcliffe Hall is a large house near the village of Styal, Cheshire, England. It stands to the west of the village and to the north of Styal Country Park. It was built in 1831 for Robert Hyde Greg, the owner of Quarry Bank Mill, and designed by the Lichfield architect Thomas Johnson. In 1860 a four-stage tower and a billiard room were added.
It is constructed in orange brick in Flemish bond brickwork with pink sandstone dressings. It is roofed in Welsh slates, and has octagonal brick chimney stacks. The architectural style is Elizabethan. It has an irregular plan, and is in 2½ storeys with a south front of four bays. It was designated as a Grade II listed building on 6 March 1975.
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- ^ de Figueiredo, Peter; Treuherz, Julian (1988), Cheshire Country Houses, Chichester: Phillimore, p. 258, ISBN 0-85033-655-4
- ^ "Norcliffe Hall, Wilmslow", The National Heritage List for England (English Heritage), 2011, http://list.english-heritage.org.uk/resultsingle.aspx?uid=1222267, retrieved 7 May 2011
- ^ Norcliffe Hall: History, Parks and Gardens Data Services, http://www.parksandgardens.ac.uk/component/option,com_parksandgardens/task,site/id,2430/tab,history/Itemid,292/, retrieved 8 April 2011
- ^ Norcliffe Hall: Summary, Parks and Gardens Data Services, http://www.parksandgardens.ac.uk/component/option,com_parksandgardens/task,site/id,2430/tab,summary/Itemid,292/, retrieved 8 April 2011
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