DiCamillo Companion

Merks Hall

  • 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.

  • Architect: John Quinlan Terry

    Date: 1984-86
    Designed: House for Richard Wallis

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  • Title: Radical Classicism: The Architecture of Quinlan Terry
    Author: Watkin, David
    Year Published: 2006
    Reference: pg. 146
    Publisher: New York: Rizzoli International Publications, Inc.
    ISBN: 0847828069
    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