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Waterstock House, Stable Court, Waterstock

Description: Waterstock House, Stable Court

Grade: II
Date Listed: 18 July 1963
English Heritage Building ID: 246745

OS Grid Reference: SP6365105674
OS Grid Coordinates: 463651, 205674
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7462, -1.0794

Location: Waterstock, Oxfordshire OX33 1JS

Locality: Waterstock
Local Authority: South Oxfordshire District Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: OX33 1JS

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Listing Text

6/224 Waterstock House, stable court
18/07/63 (Formerly listed as Stable
block NE of Waterstock House)


Stable court. Late C18; barn early C18. Coursed squared limestone rubble with
ashlar dressings; timber framing in barn; old plain-tile roofs. Courtyard plan.
Rear and left ranges: one storey plus loft; front ranges; single storey. Rear
range has 3 stable doors, with rectangular overlights, separated by pairs of
16-pane sashes, all with stone flat arches. Mounting block to left of centre.
Left range is irregular with a central segmental-arched carriage entrance. Right
range incorporates a partly-weatherboarded 3-bay barn; wall facing court is
stone but wall and porch at rear and one end wall are timber-framed and partly
infilled with brick. Single-storey, hip-roofed front ranges flank ashlar gate
piers, the left range having a timber-framed section in its outer wall.
Interior: Barn has a clasped-purlin roof with short curved under-principals.
Probably contemporary with the house built 1787-91 by S.P. Cockerell for Sir
Henry Ashhurst, and mostly demolished 1953.
(V.C.H.: Oxfordshire, Vol.Vl1, p.220).

Listing NGR: SP6365105674

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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