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Borwick Hall Stables, Borwick

Description: Borwick Hall Stables

Grade: I
Date Listed: 4 October 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 181810

OS Grid Reference: SD5250573007
OS Grid Coordinates: 352505, 473007
Latitude/Longitude: 54.1507, -2.7287

Location: Borwick Lane, Borwick, Lancashire LA6 1JU

Locality: Borwick
Local Authority: Lancaster City Council
County: Lancashire
Country: England
Postcode: LA6 1JU

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There is also a scheduled monument, Round Cairn 230m East of Manor Farm, 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.

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Listing Text


4/44 Borwick Hall Stables
4. 10. 1967

Stables, said to have been used for pack horses and as sleeping accommodation,
the ground floor now used as workshops. Probably mid C17th. Rubble with
stone slate and slate roof. 2 storeys.North-west wall faces road and is of
6 bays. The ground-floor windows are of one light and plain chamfered. The
1st floor windows are of 2 lights, chamfered with mullions. Bay 5 now has a
wide door opening with plain reveals and timber lintel. Between bays 3 & 4
there is a re-set stone on the 1st floor'AD 1590 RB AB'. This is probably a
keystone from a joggled fireplace arch. The south-east wall has chamfered
door surrounds with triangular heads in every bay except No.3. That to
bay one is now partly blocked. Bay 3 has a modern doorway with plain
reveals. A similar doorway has also been inserted to the right of the
original one in bay one. There are 10 one-light chamfered windows on the
ground floor. On the 1st floor bays 1-3 have 2-light chamfered mullioned
windows with hood moulds. Bays 4-6 have similar windows of 3 lights. The
left-hand return wall has a 2-light chamfered mullioned window with hood on
the ground floor and a chamfered door surround with triangular head on the
1st floor, now reached by external concrete steps.

Interior. 1st floor undivided with a variety of roof trusses, which appear
to be original. Some have collars only and some have tie beams and queen
struts, some of the latter having once been closed above the tie.

Listing NGR: SD5250773008

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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