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Former Stable Block West of Ashton Hall, Thurnham

Description: Former Stable Block West of Ashton Hall

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 1 August 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 182262

OS Grid Reference: SD4610757314
OS Grid Coordinates: 346107, 457314
Latitude/Longitude: 54.0090, -2.8238

Location: Thurnham, Lancashire LA2 0AJ

Locality: Thurnham
Local Authority: Lancaster City Council
County: Lancashire
Country: England
Postcode: LA2 0AJ

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Listing Text


8/197 Former stable block west of
1-8-1952 Ashton Hall
(Formerly listed under

Former stables,C17 , now converted into a house, with some restoration and
alterations in keeping. Sandstone rubble with stone slate roof. Continuous
plinth. 2 storeys, 5 bays. Windows mullioned with double chamfers. All are
of 4 lights except for the ground-floor one to the 1st bay and the first floor
one to the 2nd bay, which are of 3 lights. The ground floor of the 2nd bay is
blank. The ground-floor windows to the 1st and 5th bays have hoods. Bay 4
has a door with long-and-short jambs, plain lintel, and a hood over. Gables
have copings with kneelers. The east gable has a 3-light window with hood on
each floor. The openings in the rear wall include a chamfered 1st-floor
doorways with Tudor-arched head, now glazed to form a window.

Listing NGR: SD4610757314

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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