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Description: Stables and Shippon Immediately North West of Great Englebourne
Date Listed: 26 April 1993
English Heritage Building ID: 101270
OS Grid Reference: SX7778456957
OS Grid Coordinates: 277784, 56957
Latitude/Longitude: 50.3998, -3.7210
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SX75NE Stables and shippon
5/363 immediately NW of
Stables and adjoining shippon range. Circa 1823. Slate rubble, the stables
have red brick window and doorway arches. Slate hung at rear of stables.
Grouted scantle slate roof with hipped ends and reused early creased ridge
Plan: Stable and coach house range with shippon range at rear forming overall
L-shaped plan around yard.
Exterior: East front of stable wing has 2 coach house doorways to left with
round brick arches and stone imposts. Segmental-headed stable doors and
windows to right. 3 left windows and one doorway above. 3 rows of pigeon
holes in south end wall with stone ledges. External stone stairs at rear to
left over coach house.
Long shippon range at right angles to north west, with row of shippon doorways
with segmental brick arches, some half blocked to form windows. Loft doors
above, some blocked. One row of pigeon holes below eaves, with stone ledges.
The shippon is built into bank at rear with loft doors at higher ground level.
Interior not inspected.
Listing NGR: SX7778456957
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Source: English Heritage
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