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Former Stable Block Approximately 15 Metres to South-West of Benthall Farmhouse, Alberbury with Cardeston

Description: Former Stable Block Approximately 15 Metres to South-West of Benthall Farmhouse

Grade: II
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

Location: Cardeston, Shropshire SY5 9ND

Locality: Alberbury with Cardeston
County: Shropshire
Country: England
Postcode: SY5 9ND

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Listing Text

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

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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