Description: Former Stable Block Approximately 15 Metres to South-West of Benthall Farmhouse
Date Listed: 18 March 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 258908
OS Grid Reference: SJ3945313926
OS Grid Coordinates: 339453, 313926
Latitude/Longitude: 52.7196, -2.8978
SJ 31 SE ALBERBURY WITH -
5/3 Former stable block
- approx. 15 metres to
south-west of Benthall
Stable block, now cow house. Circa 1660. Red brick on high roughly
squared and coursed red sandstone ashlar plinth; hipped slate roof. One
storey and loft. Chamfered plinth, dentil brick string course to rear, and
projecting eaves cornice. West front: 2 boarded loft doors; 4 segmental-
headed boarded 2-leaf stable doors, 2 in the centre with blocked overlights.
Left-hand end wall mostly rebuilt in C20 brick, possibly replacing external
steps to loft (see joints of probable first-floor door to right). Interior:
chamfered ceiling beams with ogee stops; timber framed square-panelled
cross-walls. The stable block is linked to Benthall Farmhouse (qv) by a
stretch of garden wall (qv).
Listing NGR: SJ3945313926
Source: English Heritage
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