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The Stables, Henderskelfe

Description: The Stables

Grade: I
Date Listed: 22 June 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 328992

OS Grid Reference: SE7121969949
OS Grid Coordinates: 471219, 469949
Latitude/Longitude: 54.1205, -0.9119

Location: Henderskelfe, North Yorkshire YO60 7DA

Locality: Henderskelfe
Local Authority: Ryedale District Council
County: North Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: YO60 7DA

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Listing Text

SE 7169
(north side)
Castle Howard
12/36 The Stables
Stables, now costume gallery. By John Carr for 5th Earl of Carlisle. 1781-
4. Tooled limestone ashlar, Westmorland slate roof. Stable block, coach-
houses and grooms' quarters, arranged round a quadrangle. Main facade:
symmetrical, 2 storeys, 9 bays with single-storey extensions to either end.
Central 3 bays in massive Tuscan order. Central tall arch flanked by round-
arched sashes with radial glazing to heads, those to second and eighth bays
recessed in arches. Continuous impost band. Corner pavilions have squat
round-arched sashes with radial glazing to heads flanked by flat buttresses
with paterae friezes and ball finials clasping a coped parapet with blind
balustrading to centre. First floor: unequal 12-pane sashes. Balustrade to
central 3 bays has central panel bearing swags and paterae with vases to
each end and a central urn flanked by dogs. Hipped roof. Howard G, Castle
Howard Handbook, 1972. Pevsner N, Yorkshire: The North Riding, 1966.

Listing NGR: SE7122069945

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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