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Stable Block to Old Bryanston House 20 Metres West of Portman Chapel, Bryanston

Description: Stable Block to Old Bryanston House 20 Metres West of Portman Chapel

Grade: II
Date Listed: 14 July 1955
English Heritage Building ID: 103301

OS Grid Reference: ST8740707046
OS Grid Coordinates: 387407, 107046
Latitude/Longitude: 50.8628, -2.1803

Location: Bryanston, Dorset DT11 0PS

Locality: Bryanston
Local Authority: North Dorset District Council
County: Dorset
Country: England
Postcode: DT11 0PS

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Listing Text


5/27 Stable block to Old
Bryanston House 20m
14-7-55 west of Portman Chapel
(formerly listed on
Stables to Bryanston


Stable block, probably mid to late C18. English bond brickwork with hipped part
slated and part tiled roofs. U-plan around central courtyard. Single storey,
partially lofted. Symmetrical. Each block has central carriageways. Main block has
pedimented centrepiece defined by rusticated ashlar quoins. Central archway has
rusticated ashlar architrave. Rusticated round window in pediment. Round headed
windows with gauged brick heads and glazing bars. Attached to the north-west is
a cottage, formerly a coach-house with blocked, wide elliptically headed openings.
(RCHM, Dorset, vol.III, p.47, no.2. Newman, J. and Pevsner, N., The Buildings of
England: Dorset, 1972, p.121.) )

Listing NGR: ST8740707044

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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