Earlier Houses: A house of 1961 on the site was demolished to make way for the current house.
Built / Designed For: Richard Wallis
House & Family History: Merks is a house of red brick, stucco, and slate. It features a belvedere that was influenced by the belvedere on the demolished Coleshill House.
Title: Radical Classicism: The Architecture of Quinlan Terry
Author: Watkin, David
Year Published: 2006
Reference: pg. 146
Publisher: New York: Rizzoli International Publications, Inc.
Book Type: Hardback
House Listed: Not Listed
Park Listed: Not Listed
Current Seat / Home of: Richard Wallis
Current Ownership Type: Individual / Family Trust
Primary Current Ownership Use: Private Home
House Open to Public: No
Historic Houses Member: No