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Stables C120m West of Middleton Tower, Middleton

Description: Stables C120m West of Middleton Tower

Grade: II
Date Listed: 20 June 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 221997

OS Grid Reference: TF6674017565
OS Grid Coordinates: 566740, 317565
Latitude/Longitude: 52.7300, 0.4679

Location: Station Road, Middleton, Norfolk PE32 1EE

Locality: Middleton
Local Authority: King's Lynn and West Norfolk Borough Council
County: Norfolk
Country: England
Postcode: PE32 1EE

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Listing Text

(west side)
5/64 Stables c120m west
of Middleton Tower
q.v. 5/60.
- II
Stables, c1870 carstone with gault brick dressings. Plain tiles to roof
with decorative ridge. Range of two heights with cross wing to south.
West facade to yard: 3 bays 2 storeys to left with gault sawtooth cornice,
central doorway with pointed segmental head, to left and right a double
light with glazing bars. Loft door with balcony over doorway with gable
above having brick tumbling-in. First floor of third bay with double
casement with glazing bars. Bays 4 and 5 to left higher with gable to
cross wing bay 5; cross stack between bays 4 and 5. Bay 4 with large arch-
way to inner passage, bay 6 with larger arch and coach-house doors; double
casement with glazing bars to first floor bay 4; gable to bay 5 with brick
tumbling in and Gothick Y-tracery light. North arch with brick tumbling
in; 3-light casements to ground and first floor. Rear to east: bay 1
slightly forward and gabled. Bays 3-5 each with pair of stone dressed
Gothick openings with leaded lights to ground floor, gablet dormer for
ventilation to each bay of attic. Interior bays 1-3 with zig-zag gault
brick floor, hexagonal white glazed tiles to walls, stable loose boxes with
cast iron bars and posts to partitioning. Included for group value.

Listing NGR: TF6674017565

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Source: English Heritage

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