British Listed Buildings

History in Structure

If you log in, you can comment on buildings, submit new photos or update photos that you've already submitted.

We need to upgrade the server that this website runs on. Can you spare a quid to help?.

Stable Block Approximately 20 Metres North East of Thame Park House, Thame

Description: Stable Block Approximately 20 Metres North East of Thame Park House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 24 April 1951
English Heritage Building ID: 248436

OS Grid Reference: SP7173303776
OS Grid Coordinates: 471733, 203776
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7281, -0.9628

Locality: Thame
Local Authority: South Oxfordshire District Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: OX9 3PU

Incorrect location/postcode? Submit a correction!

Explore more of the area around Thame, Oxfordshire at Explore Britain.

Listing Text

SP7103 (East side)
7/9 Stable block approx. 20m. NE
24/04/51 of Thame Park House
(Formerly listed as Thame
Park, including stable block)


Stable block. c.1745, probably by William Smith of Warwick for the 6th Viscount
Wenman, with later alterations. Coursed stone rubble with stone ashlar
dressings; old plain-tile hipped roof; brick ridge stacks. U-shaped courtyard
plan. 2-storey, 7-bay centre with 2-storey, 7-bay cross-wings to left and right.
Each elevation organised 3:1:3. Central bays project. Central carriageway, with
round-arched tympanum having 2-light leaded casement. Arcades of 3 blind arches
to left and right having lunette windows. Flat stone band between ground and
first floors. 2-light casements to first floor. Dentil course to eaves.
Cross-wings have similar fenestration, with later alterations. Interior not

Listing NGR: SP7172803779

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

Listed building text is © Crown Copyright. Reproduced under licence.