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Stables, Now School Laundry, to North-West of Windlestone Hall, Windlestone

Description: Stables, Now School Laundry, to North-West of Windlestone Hall

Grade: II
Date Listed: 14 June 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 112291

OS Grid Reference: NZ2633128723
OS Grid Coordinates: 426331, 528723
Latitude/Longitude: 54.6529, -1.5934

Location: Windlestone, Durham DL17 0LX

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

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Listing Text

(South side)
Windlestone Park

9/91 (inset) Stables, now
school laundry,
to north-west of
Windlestone Hall

Stables, now school laundry. Probably early C19. Render with ashlar plinth,
quoins and dressings; roof graduated Lakeland slates with tiled ridge and
ashlar chimneys. L-plan with outbuilding and short wall forming 2 other sides
of courtyard, entered at rear.

Front to garden: 2 storeys, 5 bays; sashes with fine glazing bars in plain
stone surrounds under label moulds on ground floor, except in central bay;
roundels above in plain stone surrounds; hipped roof with central corniced
ridge chimney and louvred ridge ventilators. Right return to wide lane,
leading to service wing of Windlestone Hall (q.v.) has door and sash window
under label moulds, and 2 roundels above; long one-storey building blank
except for early C20 window; hipped roof. 2-storey left return in same
style as main range, partly obscured by vegetation, and with tall late C20
external chimney stack.

Rear entrance formed by short wall ending in square rusticated pier with
pyramidal coping; similar rustication forms corner of outbuilding at other
side of entrance.

Listing NGR: NZ2633128723

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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