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Stable Block About 100 Metres East of Henlade House, Ruishton

Description: Stable Block About 100 Metres East of Henlade House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 21 February 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 270897

OS Grid Reference: ST2736923040
OS Grid Coordinates: 327369, 123040
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0022, -3.0365

Location: Stoke Hill, Ruishton, Somerset TA3 5LY

Locality: Ruishton
Local Authority: Taunton Deane Borough Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: TA3 5LY

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Listing Text


5/106 Stable block about 100 m east of
Henlade House


Stable courtyard, partly converted to dwelling. Dated 1872, some alterations late C20. Red brick externally, squared
and coursed blue lias plinth on front, interior buff bricks, decorative patterned clay tile roofs, hipped and gabled,
bell-cast pyramid tower roof, overhanging eaves with sprockets. Courtyard plan: site sloping away to north. Entrance
tower and gateway west front: open cart sheds south side, loft over carriagehouse east side, north east side
accommodation, stalls probably north west (now dwelling) and west. West front: 3:1:2 bays, central entrance tower, set
back buttresses, clock in gabled attic opening, similar louvred returns, central coat of arms of Anderdon family below
continuous string course, dated 1872, roundels below inscribed IEA and IHA, moulded 4-centred arch opening, hoodmould
with decorative terminals, double doors with decorative hinges and wicket gate; irregularly placed paired openings left
and right above string course with C20 window end bay left. East side fronting onto road: small single bay gable end
left, two storey over basement gable end right, centre gabled loft opening with hoist and decorative apron below
extending to lias plinth. Good use of brick detailing including continuous string courses, moulded lintels and

Listing NGR: ST2736923040

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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