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Monks House Stables, Corsham

Description: Monks House Stables

Grade: II
Date Listed: 20 December 1960
English Heritage Building ID: 315303

OS Grid Reference: ST8776168019
OS Grid Coordinates: 387761, 168019
Latitude/Longitude: 51.4111, -2.1773

Location: Monks Park Gardens, Corsham, Wiltshire SN13 9PJ

Locality: Corsham
County: Wiltshire
Country: England
Postcode: SN13 9PJ

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Listing Text

ST 86 NE
3/275 Monks House Stables

Large stable range, early C18, rubble stone with small ashlar block
centrepiece, stone tiled roof and coped gables with moulded coping
and finials. Formal east front, 2 storeys with ashlar pedimented
centrepiece, three 12-pane upper windows and 3 segmental arched
coach entries with keystones. Long wings each side have 2 first
floor 2-light recessed ovolo-moulded windows, widely spaced, and
ground floor arched doorway with imposts and keystone, 3-light
window in moulded architrave, door in heavy Gibbs surround with
flat cornice and similar 3-light window. Louvre turret on ridge.
Irregular rear with central wallface stack flanked by 2-light
recessed ovolo-moulded upper window. To left, similar ground floor
window, large upper keyed oval, eaves dormer with C20 casements and
another C20 casement to first floor beyond. To right, outside
steps to upper door and keyed oval at right end, first floor.
Building is possibly C17 remodelled in C18.

Listing NGR: ST8776168019

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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