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Stables at Samways, Alvediston

Description: Stables at Samways

Grade: II
Date Listed: 27 July 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 320229

OS Grid Reference: ST9743723354
OS Grid Coordinates: 397437, 123354
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0096, -2.0379

Location: The Street, Alvediston, Wiltshire SP5 5LE

Locality: Alvediston
County: Wiltshire
Country: England
Postcode: SP5 5LE

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Listing Text

(north side)

6/3 Stables at Samways


Stable blocks enclosing yard on two sides, with entrance archway
and clock tower at angle. Mid C19. Dressed limestone and rubble
stone, Welsh slate roofs. Single storey and loft. Chamfered
archway from drive to courtyard has hoodmould, to left is pointed
garage door and 2-light chamfered-mullioned windows. Clock tower
over archway built by W.Day 1861 to celebrate the winning of the
Cesarewitch race at Newmarket, by his horse Dulce Bella; octagonal
tower has clockface and pointed louvred openings to bellstage, 2-
light chamfered mullioned window and loop holes over archway,
gableted lead roof. Courtyard side of stables has planked stable
doors, stone steps to planked loft door to right of archway with
kennel below.
Interior has chamfered beams and wooden partitions, tiled floors.

Listing NGR: ST9743723354

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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