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Stable Court Approximately 175m South-East of Clayesmore School, Iwerne Minster

Description: Stable Court Approximately 175m South-East of Clayesmore School

Grade: II
Date Listed: 24 June 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 103209

OS Grid Reference: ST8643514562
OS Grid Coordinates: 386435, 114562
Latitude/Longitude: 50.9303, -2.1944

Location: Blandford Road, Iwerne Minster, Dorset DT11 8QN

Locality: Iwerne Minster
Local Authority: North Dorset District Council
County: Dorset
Country: England
Postcode: DT11 8QN

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Listing Text

ST 8614 IWERNE MINSTER BLANDFORD ROAD (West Side)

10/119 Stable Court approximately 175m
south-east of Clayesmore School

II

Stable-court, now school laboratories and dormitories, c.1880. By
Alfred Waterhouse for Lord Wolverton. Brick with some timber-framing in
the clock-tower. Tiled roofs with asymmetrically placed brick stacks.
A pictureque, High Victorian composition. Single storey with attics,
irregular fenestration. Various casements with glazing bars, some under
segmental brick heads. Entrance arch has clock-tower over; this has
tourelle to the left and buttress with 'tumbled-in' brickwork right. Pyramidal
roof with pedimented, projecting clock. Pointed arch of 2 orders. To the
right of the range a projecting chimney which balances the composition has
its top stage missing. Projecting gable with patterned brickwork left.
Attached and at right angles is the former fire-station building. (Newman, J
and Pevsner, N. The Buildings of England: Dorset, 1972, p.240).


Listing NGR: ST8643514562

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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