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Stables at Andover House, Charlton

Description: Stables at Andover House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 16 July 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 315646

OS Grid Reference: ST9524289377
OS Grid Coordinates: 395242, 189377
Latitude/Longitude: 51.6032, -2.0701

Location: Charlton, Wiltshire SN16 9DG

Locality: Charlton
County: Wiltshire
Country: England
Postcode: SN16 9DG

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Listing Text


6/22 Stables at Andover House


StabLes. Late C18 (possibly carried out in 1772-6 by the younger
Matthew Brettingham when he was working on the mansion; q.v.).
Squared and coursed rubble with flush rusticated dressed stone
quoins, stone dressings and hipped roofs, that to south-west with
stone slates, those to north-west and north-east with concrete
tiles. Four sides of a courtyard with south-east range forming
rear wall of Andover House and Estate Office (q.v.). Round-arched,
pedimented entrances to all sides except south-east, but that to
north-west blocked. Round-arched arcading to inner courtyard
walls, blocked on all sides except north-west which has 2-leaf
plank doors to stables within. Diocletian windows in arcading to
all ranges. Bell turret on ridge of south-east wing: square in
plan with open top and pyramidal cap; clocks on south-east and
north-west faces.

Listing NGR: ST9524289377

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Source: English Heritage

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