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Stable and Coach House Range (Now Partly Farm Buildings), Brewood and Coven

Description: Stable and Coach House Range (Now Partly Farm Buildings)

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 28 March 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 271319

OS Grid Reference: SJ8615606905
OS Grid Coordinates: 386156, 306905
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6597, -2.2061

Location: Albrighton, Shropshire WV8 1RB

Locality: Brewood and Coven
Local Authority: South Staffordshire District Council
County: Staffordshire
Country: England
Postcode: WV8 1RB

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Listing Text

SJ 80 NE

4/14 Coach and Farm Buildings


The entry shall be amended to read:


486-0/4/14 Stable and Coach House
Range [now partly farm



SJ 80 NE

4/14 Coach and Farm Buildings


Double farmyard including stables, animal houses, granary
and barn. Early C18. North range incorporated in late
Ct8 quadrangle. Red brick on hammer dressed sandstone
ashlar plinth; hipped old tile roofs with some machine made
tile patching. Quadrangular on a large scale divided north
south by lower ranges flanking dovecote (q.v.). 2 storeys,
eaves in parts with dentilled course, South side: 3 segment-
headed coach arches of 2 orders with key stones to left of
throughway, and also a small bullseye window. West side:
barn at S.W. end has 2 segment headed entries and walls
perforated for vents; centre and left of centre 4 implement
shed entries with drum piers and segment-headed relieving
arches above which are lozenge shaped vent perforations.
North side: 2 quoined outer breaks of 2 bays each with bull-
nose sills to windows. East side: has 9 gabled dormers.
Cross range: divides the fold yards and has an open fronted
shelter to north, the dovecote (q.v.), and a bull-pen of 2
storeys with pyramidal roof and acorn finial and flanking 3-
bay pigstyes. (these appear to be later C18). Interior of
Barn: queen strut, double purlin roofs. An impressive
country house farmyard, designed on model lines, perhaps
re-modelled in the later Capability Brown.

Listing NGR: SJ8615606905

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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