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Stable Block and Attached Forecourt Wall Approximately 5 Metres to North-West of Ford House, Ford

Description: Stable Block and Attached Forecourt Wall Approximately 5 Metres to North-West of Ford House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 18 March 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 258967

OS Grid Reference: SJ4126013902
OS Grid Coordinates: 341260, 313902
Latitude/Longitude: 52.7196, -2.8711

Location: Severnford Gardens, Ford, Shropshire SY5 9LZ

Locality: Ford
County: Shropshire
Country: England
Postcode: SY5 9LZ

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Listing Text

SJ 4013-4113 FORD C.P. FORD

13/62 Stable block and attached
- forecourt wall approx,
5 metres to north-west of
Ford House


Stable block and attached forecourt wall. Early C18. Red brick
with plain tile roof. 2 storeys. Dentil brick eaves cornice and
parapeted gable ends with chamfered sandstone copings, moulded at feet;
small brick ridge stack. North-east front: central first-floor
circular window with flanking boarded loft doors and pairs of ventila-
tion slits; 2 ground-floor 2-light segmental-headed wooden casements
flanking central depressed-arched entrance with 3 segmental-headed
boarded doors behind. Large red sandstone hinge block to right of
entrance. Short section of forecourt wall adjoining to south-west;
red brick with red sandstone coping; approximately 7 metres long and
one metre high; curving round and ramped up to square brick gate
pier with pyramidal stone cap. Interior: central ground-floor tack
room with panelling, fireplace and corner cupboard. The stable block
forms one side of a small courtyard to the north-west of Ford House
(q.v.) , also including a barn (q.v.) and dovecote (q.v.). V.C.H.
Vol. VIII, p. 226.

Listing NGR: SJ4126013902

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Source: English Heritage

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