Description: Stables and Groom's Cottage Attached to Halton Castle
Date Listed: 5 September 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 239653
OS Grid Reference: NY9973867858
OS Grid Coordinates: 399738, 567858
Latitude/Longitude: 55.0053, -2.0056
NY 96 NE WHITTINGTON HALTON
17/118 Stables and groom's
cottage attached to
Stables and cottage. C17 or C18. Roughly dressed stone and stone slate roof.
A single range 2-storey on right, becoming single-storey with rise of land.
9 irregular bays.
Cottage and tack room on left have early C19 doorway with chamfered surround
flanked by 2-light windows in similar surrounds.
3-bay stable right of this has 2-leaf door in alternating-block surround and
flanking,larger 2-light C19 windows in chamfered surrounds.
Right of this, outside stone stairs to granary then further stable with 2-leaf
door in alternating-block surround. Flanking ½-slatted windows. V.R. wall
letter-box on right and dovecote with 5 holes and alighting ledges on right
Steeply-pitched gabled roof with reverse crow-stepped gables.
Listing NGR: NY9973867858
Source: English Heritage
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