Description: Stable Block Approximately 18 Metres to North of the Old Manor House
Date Listed: 28 October 1960
English Heritage Building ID: 260069
OS Grid Reference: SJ5366724636
OS Grid Coordinates: 353667, 324636
Latitude/Longitude: 52.8173, -2.6889
SJ 5224-5324 MORETON CORBET C.P. PRESTON BROCKHURST
14/75 Stable block approx.
28.10.60 18 metres to north
of The Old Manor
listed as Coachbuildings,
Stable block. Dated 1696. Yellow/grey sandstone ashlar with hipped
plain tile roof, lower over wings. Shallow U-plan. 2 storeys. Moulded
plinth. 1:3:1 bays; 2-light double-chamfered stone mullioned windows.
Central boarded door with moulded surround. Inscribed oval-shaped sundial
to right of left-hand first-floor window with wrought-iron gnomon.
Left-hand return front with one 2-light stone mullioned window on each
floor and right-hand return front with blocked or blind 2-light ground-
floor window (obscured by later addition). First-floor 2-light stone
mullioned window at rear. Interior: ceiling beams with mortices for
former timber framed partition. Chamfered-arched recess in left-hand
side wall and Tudor-arched blocked doorway or fireplace in right-hand
side wall. C19 stalls. Collar and tie-beam roof trusses.
Listing NGR: SJ5366724636
Source: English Heritage
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