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Stable Block in Hoo Park to North of Site of Demolished Mansion, St Paul's Walden

Description: Stable Block in Hoo Park to North of Site of Demolished Mansion

Grade: II
Date Listed: 8 February 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 162916

OS Grid Reference: TL1884119637
OS Grid Coordinates: 518841, 219637
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8627, -0.2756

Location: Codicote, Hertfordshire SG4 8AE

Locality: St Paul's Walden
Local Authority: North Hertfordshire District Council
County: Hertfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: SG4 8AE

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Listing Text

(West side)

7/124 Stable Block in Hoo Park
to N of site of demolished


Stable block. C18, possibly by Sir William Chambers who was working here
c.1764 for Thomas Brand. Red brick with some blue bricks and light red
brick dressings. Wooden eaves cornice and pediment. Portland stone
imposts to arches. Slate roofs. A 2-storeys pedimented block flanked by
single-storey aisles with side-pediments interrupted by central block.
Facing E and partly obscured by derelict buildings of former slaughter
house. Centre has 3 large round arched double-doorways for coaches, with
3 sash windows over with 4/4 panes and flat gauged arches. Stable doors
in sidewalls of aisles. Rear has projecting centre with brick moulded
pediment and 3 windows.

Listing NGR: TL1884119637

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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