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Description: Pavilion at North West Corner of Forecourt at Newbold Verdon Hall
Date Listed: 18 June 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 188548
OS Grid Reference: SK4425103810
OS Grid Coordinates: 444251, 303810
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6303, -1.3476
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NEWBOLD VERDON MAIN STREET
SK 40 SW
5/37 Pavilion at NW corner
18.6.86 of Forecourt at
Newbold Verdon Hall
Former pavilion block, now a farm building, c. 1700 with C19 alterations,
Red brick, plain tile hipped roof. Nearly identical to and symmetrical with
the SW pavilion in the forecourt of Newbold Verdon Hall. A tall single
storey block except for the 2 storey bay at the south end, which is
separated by an internal brick partition. 2 high level windows in the south
wall, the west window now a doorway with boarded door approached by a C19
external flight of stone steps on brick support wall, the east window
largely blocked in brick, The east wall has 3 similar high level windows,
the end windows blocked and the central window now filled with a boarded
door, below is an inserted cart entry with steel lintel and to the left a
further inserted doorway with segmental arched head. 3 high level windows
in the west wall. All original windows have rubbed brick flat arches. At
the north end of the west wall an original doorway framed with reused C17
moulded jamb and lintel stones. The north wall is blank but internally
retains evidence of a former chimney breast. The internal cross partition
has doorways at ground level at either end. The exposed principal beams to
the trusses have stopped chamfers. It forms an important group with the
house and other pavilions in the forecourt.
Listing NGR: SK4425103810
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Source: English Heritage
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