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Stables and Carriage House on North West Side of Stockton House, Stockton

Description: Stables and Carriage House on North West Side of Stockton House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 11 December 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 313618

OS Grid Reference: ST9769738702
OS Grid Coordinates: 397697, 138702
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1476, -2.0343

Location: Stockton, Wiltshire BA12 0SQ

Locality: Stockton
County: Wiltshire
Country: England
Postcode: BA12 0SQ

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Listing Text

ST 93 NE
(south side)
7/144 Stables and carriage house
on north west side of
Stockton House
Stables at Stockton House. C17, 1834 carriage house addition.
Flint and limestone chequers, tiled roof with saddleback coped
verges. Single-storey with lofts, symmetrical 7-bay south front.
Central bay with elliptical-arched carriage entrance breaks
forward, moulded Tudor-arched loft opening over. Two flanking
bays have two mullioned windows with semi-circular headed leaded
lights and square hoodmoulds, side bays break forward with similar
2-light mullioned window to ground floor and Tudor-arched loft
opening. Rear has central gabled wing with 2 light recessed
chamfered mullioned casement, rear wall is Flemish bond brick.
Interior no longer retains stalls or loose boxes, semi-circular
headed niches survive on rear wall. Attached to right are stables
and carriage house with staff accommodation over, designed by John
Benett of Pyt House, 1834; limestone ashlar with three elliptical-
arched carriage doors and segmental-arched throughway to service
court at rear of Stockton House, four gabled dormers with 2-light
mullioned casements to first floor.
(Architectural Magazine, 1834)

Listing NGR: ST9769738702

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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