The Staircase Hall from a circa 1915 postcard
Built / Designed For: J.H. Williamson
House & Family History: Henshall was a large 19th century diapered brick Gothic style house noted for its enormous top-lit Staircase Hall. The Hall's ceiling was modeled on the Council Chamber ceiling of Macclesfield Town Hall (both were designed by the same architect). Henshall was demolished in 1975 and replaced by a housing development.
House Listed: Demolished
Park Listed: Destroyed
Past Seat / Home of: J.H. Williamson, 19th century.
Current Ownership Type: Demolished
Primary Current Ownership Use: Demolished
House Open to Public: No
Historic Houses Member: No