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Stables, Chipping Warden and Edgcote

Description: Stables

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 February 1969
English Heritage Building ID: 234393

OS Grid Reference: SP5050247999
OS Grid Coordinates: 450502, 247999
Latitude/Longitude: 52.1280, -1.2637

Location: Edgcote, Northamptonshire OX17 1AG

Locality: Chipping Warden and Edgcote
Local Authority: South Northamptonshire District Council
County: Northamptonshire
Country: England
Postcode: OX17 1AG

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Listing Text

5/122 Edgcote House, stables
04/02/69 (Formerly listed as Stable
block at Edgcote House)


Stables. 1747 (datestone) designed by William Smith of Warwick for Richard
Chauncey. Ironstone ashlar tiled roof; brick stacks. L-plan. 2 storeys and
attic. Pedimented left wing. 5 bays has central 2-light window with wood mullion
and transom and plain stone frame, flanked by doorways with moulded stone
frames, rectangular overlights and 6-panel doors 2-light windows in outer bays
with plain stone frames and wood mullions. All windows have leaded panes.
Central pediment on scroll brackets has round window and sundial below; between
them datestone 1747. Hipped roof with wooden clock turret with lead cupola and
weathervane. Right wing, similar materials, 5 bays, has arched carriage
entrances in 2 left bays with side lights and 4-panel doors. Doorway with plain
stone frame, rectangular overlight and 9-panel door in right bay. 2-light wood
casement windows first-floor. 5 hipped attic dormers.
(H.M. Colvin, Biographical Dictionary of English Architects p. ; H. Avray
Tipping, Edgcote House, Country Life January 10 1920.

Listing NGR: SP5050247999

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Source: English Heritage

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