Description: Garden Cottage and Stables to North West of Shortflatt Tower
Date Listed: 22 August 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 238557
OS Grid Reference: NZ0787881044
OS Grid Coordinates: 407878, 581044
Latitude/Longitude: 55.1237, -1.8780
NZ 08 SE
Garden Cottage and
stables to north west of
Garden Cottage, formerly the coach house and groom's cottage, stables and coach
house. Early C19 and early C20. Dressed stone with tooled-and-margined ashlar
dressings to older parts; C20 part brick. Welsh slate roofs. 3 ranges round
open courtyard with the older parts left and right linked by C20 range to rear.
To left, Garden Cottage. 3 bays. 2 segmental arches to left with boarded
double doors. Renewed 9-pane sashes elsewhere.
To right, stable and coach house. 6 bays with high segmental-arched carriage
doors in 3rd bay, various boarded doors and one 12-pane Yorkshire sash. Small
8-pane Yorkshire sashes to granary over. These older parts have gabled roofs
with kneelers and corniced end stacks.
Linking range, 3 bays, has central boarded door with pitching door over in half
dormer. Sash windows and hipped roof.
Listing NGR: NZ0787881044
Source: English Heritage
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