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Stable Block to North West of Barningham Park, Barningham

Description: Stable Block to North West of Barningham Park

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 12 January 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 111604

OS Grid Reference: NZ0857210250
OS Grid Coordinates: 408572, 510250
Latitude/Longitude: 54.4875, -1.8692

Location: Barningham, Durham DL11 7DR

Locality: Barningham
County: Durham
Country: England
Postcode: DL11 7DR

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There is also a scheduled monument, Medieval Church Site and Churchyard Cross, 10m South and 40m South East of St Michael's Church, at the same location as this building or very close to it. This may be related in some way or possibly a different name for the same structure.

Listing Text


15/15 Stable block to
north-west of
12.1.67 Barningham Park


Stable block. Rear wing early C18, main range late C18. Rear wing squared
stone on south and east, and rubble to west; cut quoins and dressings. Main
range has squared stone front and rubble rear; tooled ashlar quoins and
dressings. Graduated Lakeland slate roofs, except for stone slates on pent
additions to rear. T-plan.

North elevation 2 storeys, 8 bays, with slightly-projecting 2-bay pedimented
centre; and single-storey end bays. Centre has round arches in rusticated
surrounds holding flush-panelled double doors; 6-pane sashes in architraves
above and clock in pediment. Small wooden ridge bellcote with pyramidal
roof. Flanking parts have central panelled double doors and 3-pane fanlights,
between 15-pane sashes, all under round arches; 6-pane sashes above. All
openings in architraves. Moulded eaves cornice, hip-ended roofs. Attached
6-step mounting block near door in right part. End bays have circular radial
windows in moulded surrounds; eaves bands, hip-ended roofs. Left return shows
4-panel door in raised stone surround.

Rear elevation: Central gable end of wing has rusticated quoins and stone
stair to boarded door in architrave; three 12-pane sashes in architraves on
right return. Set back to left a pent cartshed with 4-bay arcade of round
piers with block capitals carrying timber lintels; to right a pent outbuilding
with boarded doors.

Listing NGR: NZ0857210250

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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