Description: Shustoke House Farmhouse and Attached Stable
Date Listed: 23 March 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 309081
OS Grid Reference: SP2231590772
OS Grid Coordinates: 422315, 290772
Latitude/Longitude: 52.5144, -1.6726
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SHUSTOKE COLESHILL ROAD
SP2290 (South side)
12/176 Shustoke House Farmhouse and
Cottage with adjoining stable block. 1772. Red brick, English garden wall bond.
Plain-tiled gable roof with parapet gables on kneelers and dentil eaves cornice.
Ridge stack. L-plan, with north-south cottage range and east-west stable block.
Cottage of one storey and attic with north gable end having a blocked oculus
above C20 wood casement and opening. At ground floor, doorway in coursed and
dressed sandstone surround with keyblock and stop-chamfer. Bead and quirk
boarded door. East side wall has a gable dormer with a leaded light and 3 ground
floor windows under segmental arches. The stable block adjoins and is
contemporary and of similar materials. One storey and attic. South wall, 3
stable door openings with split doors, under segmental arches. 3 similar arches
to 3 iron casements. Interior has 3 stalls for horses, but the partitions have
been removed. At the west gable end is a pigeon loft with approximately 54
nesting boxes with perches. Part of the stable has been converted to domestic
use. The cottage and stable are probably contemporary with the model farm range
opposite on the south which is dated 1772.
Listing NGR: SP2231590772
Source: English Heritage
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