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Stable Block 10 Metres West of Wolfeton House, Charminster

Description: Stable Block 10 Metres West of Wolfeton House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 10 March 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 106221

OS Grid Reference: SY6778892133
OS Grid Coordinates: 367788, 92133
Latitude/Longitude: 50.7279, -2.4577

Location: Charminster, Dorset DT2 9QN

Locality: Charminster
Local Authority: West Dorset District Council
County: Dorset
Country: England
Postcode: DT2 9QN

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Listing Text


13/33 Stable Block 10
metres west of
Wolfeton House


Stable block, on south side of yard. Late C17 with C19 insertions of
windows and doors. Rear wall appears to utilise earlier boundary walling.
Dressed stone walls and ashlar quoins. Clay pantile roof with stone gable
coping and level kneelers. One storey with lofts over 6 openings to stable
yard. 2-light window. Round headed archway, with rusticated jambs and
moulded imposts, both cut back to form the rebate for a door, now
disappeared. Projecting key and label over, C17 3-light window, with wide
segmental head, fixed windows with iron glazing bars, and wood glazing bars
to central pivoting window. C19 doorway with segmental head and plank
door. 2-light window. Interior tack room through round-arch entrance and
to left. To right, 3 stables with sliding wood doors, grilled in top half.
Brick and cobble stone flooring. (RCHM Dorset III p 67(4))

Listing NGR: SY6778892131

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Source: English Heritage

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