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Western Stable Block, Gunby Hall, Candlesby with Gunby

Description: Western Stable Block, Gunby Hall

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 3 February 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 196024

OS Grid Reference: TF4671566932
OS Grid Coordinates: 546715, 366932
Latitude/Longitude: 53.1793, 0.1939

Location: Candlesby, Lincolnshire PE23 5SS

Locality: Candlesby with Gunby
Local Authority: East Lindsey District Council
County: Lincolnshire
Country: England
Postcode: PE23 5SS

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Listing Text


5/23 Western Stable
Block, Gunby Hall

G.V. II*
Stable block. 1736 with alterations of 1917. Red brick in
Flemish bond, ashlar dressings, hipped pantile roof with lead
dressings, weatherboarded timber clock tower with shaped lead
roof. 2 storey, 5 bay front arranged 2:1:2, the centre bay
slightly advanced. Plinth, first floor band and dentillated
eaves course. Central semi-circular arch with moulded ashlar
impost blocks and keystone inscribed 'WM 1736'. Planked double
doors. Flanked by pairs of glazing bar sashes with segmental
brick heads. To first floor a central oeil de boeuf with ashlar
surround, flanked by 2 glazing bar sashes to eaves. On the ridge
the clock tower has a dentillated cornice and a bellcote
supported on 4 panelled wooden columns. Above a weathervane,
wrought iron and gilded. Painted circular clock face. The clock
was designed by the brothers Adam for Hook Place, Hants., in
1778, and brought here in 1917 to commemorate the return of
Stephen Massinqberd from the Great War.

Listing NGR: TF4671566932

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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