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Stables to North of Windlestone Hall, Now Classrooms to Windlestone Hall School, Windlestone

Description: Stables to North of Windlestone Hall, Now Classrooms to Windlestone Hall School

Grade: II
Date Listed: 9 January 1968
English Heritage Building ID: 112289

OS Grid Reference: NZ2634128763
OS Grid Coordinates: 426341, 528763
Latitude/Longitude: 54.6533, -1.5932

Location: A689, Windlestone, Durham DL17 0LX

Locality: Windlestone
County: Durham
Country: England
Postcode: DL17 0LX

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Listing Text

(South side)
Windlestone Park

9/89 (inset) Stables to north
9/1/68 of Windlestone
Hall, now classrooms
to Windlestone Hall

Stables, now classrooms. (Clock tower formerly included in same item, now
separate item). Stable block. Probably early C19, with C20 alterations.
Rendered with ashlar plinth, quoins and dressings. Roof graduated Lakeland
slate with tile ridge. U-plan round 3 sides of courtyard, the clock tower
(q.v.) over the gateway on the fourth side. One storey, 5 wide bays and 7-bay
wings breaking forward. Central block has rusticated voussiors and jambs to
3 wide floor-length windows with glazing bars, flanked by sash at left and
half-glazed door at right under label moulds. Similar sashes, all with fine
glazing bars, and 3 doors, in left wing under label moulds; right wing has
windows with glazing bars in former wide doors, probably coach-houses. Hipped
roof. Front of left wing has louvred opening in architrave under label mould;
left return has blocked roundels with stone surrounds.

Listing NGR: NZ2634128763

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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