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Yeaton Peverey Hall (Yeaton Pevery) (Yeaton)

  • Built / Designed For: Sir Offley Wakeman

    House & Family History: Shropshire's first self consciously artistic Victorian country house, Yeaton Peverey is also Aston Webb's only full-scale country house. Between 1941 and 1971 the House was a school. In 1989 the Sue Ryder Foundation purchased Yeaton Peverey for use as a hospice center, but in 1990 it was sold and converted back into a private home. In September of 2017 Yeaton Peverey was put on the market for £2.25 million.

  • Garden & Outbuildings: The Stephens family, descendants of the Wakemans (who built the House), still own the Estate.

  • Architect: Aston Webb

    Date: 1890
    Designed: House for Sir Offley Wakeman, Bt

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  • Title: Burke's and Savills Guide to Country Houses, Volume II: Herefordshire, Shropshire, Warwickshire, Worcestershire
    Author: Reid, Peter
    Year Published: 1980
    Publisher: London: Burke's Peerage
    ISBN: 0850110319
    Book Type: Hardback

    Title: Disintegration of a Heritage: Country Houses and their Collections, 1979-1992, The
    Author: Sayer, Michael
    Year Published: 1993
    Publisher: Norfolk: Michael Russell (Publishing)
    ISBN: 0859551970
    Book Type: Hardback

  • House Listed: Grade II*

    Park Listed: Not Listed

  • Past Seat of: Sir Offley Wakeman, 3rd Bt., 19th-20th centuries; Wakeman family here from 1891 until 1989. Ebelis family, early 21st century.

    Current Ownership Type: Individual / Family Trust

    Primary Current Ownership Use: Private Home

  • House Open to Public: No

    Historic Houses Member: No