Antique Oil Painting Historic Tudor Manor House Little Moreton Hall Congleton



2019-04-18 09:31:01

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  • 1 Oil On Canvas Painting Historic 16th Century Tudor Manor House Little Moreton Hall Congleton. 
  • Original finework of art set in a gilt wooden frame. 
  • This painting is of exceptional quality, having an exceptional vibrant use of colours. 
  • With very fine skilled use of brush strokes a tremendous masterpiece executed oil painting. 
  • Little Moreton Hall, also known as Old Moreton Hall. It is a moated half-timbered manor house 4.5 miles southwest of Congleton in Cheshire, England. 
  • The earliest parts of the house were built for the prosperous Cheshire landowner William Moreton in about 1504–08.
  • The remainder was constructed in stages by successive generations of the family until about 1610. 
  • The building is highly irregular,with three asymmetrical ranges forming a small, rectangular cobbled courtyard. 
  • A National Trust guidebook describes Little Moreton Hall as being "lifted straight from a fairy story, a gingerbread house. 
  • The house's top-heavy appearance, "like a stranded Noah's Ark", Is due to the Long Gallery that runs the length of the south range's upper floor. 
  • The house remained in the possession of the Moreton family for almost 450 years. 
  • Until ownership was transferred to the National Trust in 1938.  
  • Little Moreton Hall and its sandstone bridge across the moat, are recorded in the National Heritage List for England as a designated Grade I listed building.
  • Circa of the oil painting early 20th century dated 1908 Edwardian era. 
  • Provenance bought from out of fine country home in Cheshire.   
  • Signed by the artist W Hollies. 
  • This is such a magnificent oil painting the artist has all of the quality of a master.  
  • Offered in fine used condition. 
  • With hanging thread on the back ready to display.   
  • International worldwide shipping is available via ebay's global shipping programme.    
  • Viewings are welcome by appointment only for customer support please send a message thankyou.  
  • Cash on collection is welcome. 
**Dimensions in inches & centimetres of frame approx**
21.75" High (55cm) 
15.5" Wide (39.5cm)              
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