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Stable Court, Croome D'abitot

Description: Stable Court

Grade: II
Date Listed: 11 August 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 152530

OS Grid Reference: SO8858244642
OS Grid Coordinates: 388582, 244642
Latitude/Longitude: 52.1000, -2.1681

Location: Croome d'Abitot, Worcestershire WR8 9DW

Locality: Croome D'abitot
Local Authority: Malvern Hills District Council
County: Worcestershire
Country: England
Postcode: WR8 9DW

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Listing Text


3/13 Stable Court
(formerly listed as Croome
11.8.52 Court with Stables,
Garden Room or Temple,
Principal Lodge, Lodge on
West and Panorama)


Stable court c.1752 by Lancelot Brown for 6th Earl of Coventry. Red brick with
Bath stone dressings, slate roofs. 3 sided, open to South. Central pedimented
archways each side, ashlar stone faced with rusticated piers, plain imposts
and arches and pediments over. 2 storey ranges between with moulded eaves
course and stone band carried around from impost level of arches. Arched
ground floor recesses with stone band carried across and radiating, bar windows
above band. Blank brick below except to 5 openings on North side, former coach
house, now glazed. 1st floor glazing bar windows with gauged brick heads.
11 bay North range, 10 bay side rages, south end bay slightly projected.
Outer facades brick with moulded brick pediments and eaves cornice. Archways
taller than those on inner facades. Clock in pediment of West range.

Listing NGR: SO8858244642

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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