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Stables, Entrance Arch and Railings Approximately 100m North East of the Lawns, Tatenhill

Description: Stables, Entrance Arch and Railings Approximately 100m North East of the Lawns

Grade: II
Date Listed: 26 March 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 273685

OS Grid Reference: SK1767422483
OS Grid Coordinates: 417674, 322483
Latitude/Longitude: 52.7996, -1.7393

Location: Rangemore Hill, Tatenhill, Staffordshire DE13 9RW

Locality: Tatenhill
Local Authority: East Staffordshire Borough Council
County: Staffordshire
Country: England
Postcode: DE13 9RW

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Listing Text

SK 12 SE
5/106 Stables, entrance
21.2.86 arch and railings
approximately 100m
north-east of
The Lawns

Stables and entrance arch. Circa 1900. Red brick, rendered to entrance
arch; hipped slate roofs; twin and triple-shafted ridge stacks with
cornices. U-shaped plan around a cobbled courtyard open to the east but
part-screened by a rendered 'triumphal' entrance arch: a taller pedimented centre
arch with octagonal bellcote over and clock, is flanked by 2 pedestrian
arches, with projecting even quoins and surmounted by dentilled cornices
at the impost level of the main arch; all the arches have raised keystones
and the centre has a coffered intrados; short screens of spearhead cast
iron railings (and pedestrian gates) set on dwarf walls connect the entrance
to the stables. This 2-storey block has light (possibly not intended)
colour banding and cogged eaves; the sides are of 9 bays with sashes to
the left and casements to the right wings; 5 segmental-headed coach entries
to the left and stables and offices to the right and centre; the right-
hand wing is finished to the east end with a pediment corbelled over the
eaves and substantial stack to the left and a single-storey addition below,
with a 3-sided bay part-encroaching on the entrance screen. Part of a
complete Edwardian mansion layout at The Lawns (q.v.), built for the Bass

Listing NGR: SK1767422483

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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