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Stable Block Attached to North of Dissington Hall, Ponteland

Description: Stable Block Attached to North of Dissington Hall

Grade: II
Date Listed: 22 August 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 238783

OS Grid Reference: NZ1176971807
OS Grid Coordinates: 411769, 571807
Latitude/Longitude: 55.0406, -1.8174

Location: Matfen, Northumberland NE18 0AD

Locality: Ponteland
County: Northumberland
Country: England
Postcode: NE18 0AD

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Listing Text

NZ 17 SW
16/292 Stable block
attached to north
of Dissington Hall


Stable block. c.1794 extended and altered 1824 (date on rainwater head).
Ashlar with Lakeland slate roof; brick left range.

2-storey central block forms inner courtyard with 2 single-storey ranges linking
with service wings of house, and outer courtyard with 2 further ranges attached
to north side.

Inner courtyard: centre block 3 bays with round-headed carriage arch in pedimented
central bay; Venetian window over arch and clock in pediment; flanking half-
slatted windows. Brick single-storey range to left, stone to right with boarded
doors and 12-pane sashes; also one tripartite window.

Outer courtyard: centre block has irregular openings including 16-pane sashes
and Yorkshire sashes; also 2 segmental arches with boarded double doors. Single
storey 8-bay range to right has 2 boarded doors and 12-pane sashes. 2-storey
carriage house to rear has 2 segmental arches.

Listing NGR: NZ1176971807

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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