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Stables and Coach-Houses 50 Metres North East of Stowlangtoft Hall, Stowlangtoft

Description: Stables and Coach-Houses 50 Metres North East of Stowlangtoft Hall

Grade: II
Date Listed: 9 May 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 281230

OS Grid Reference: TL9632668969
OS Grid Coordinates: 596326, 268969
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2838, 0.8768

Location: Stowlangtoft, Suffolk IP31 3JY

Locality: Stowlangtoft
Local Authority: Mid Suffolk District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP31 3JY

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Listing Text


2/127 Stables and coach-houses
15.11.54 50m north-east of
Stowlangtoft Hall


Stables and coach-houses, serving Stowlangtoft Hall; c.1859 by H. Hakewill for
Fuller Maitland Wilson. In the Italianate Style. Gault brick, mainly with
eaves cornices incorporating a sawtooth band. Hipped slated roofs. In four
ranges around a court. The west range comprises a gatehouse with attached 3-
storey tower to right and 2-storey lodgings to left. The north and south
ranges comprise coach-houses. The east range has 3 stables to left and
lodgings to right, and at the centre the predominant feature: a giant open
pediment on a pair of Tuscan columns, all suspended from stone corbels at 1st
storey level. Supported on massive timber trusses behind is a square timber-
framed clock tower with a slated pyramid roof on brackets. Recessed within
the pediment is a dovecote. Large-pane sashes: segmental heads of gauged.
brick. Framed and boarded doors to coach houses and stables. The gatehouse
has moulded archways of gauged brick at both inner and outer faces.

Listing NGR: TL9632668969

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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