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The Old Stables, with Clock Tower and Wall Adjoining Norton Conyers House, Norton Conyers

Description: The Old Stables, with Clock Tower and Wall Adjoining Norton Conyers House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 22 July 1955
English Heritage Building ID: 330423

OS Grid Reference: SE3203076239
OS Grid Coordinates: 432030, 476239
Latitude/Longitude: 54.1809, -1.5107

Location: Norton Conyers, North Yorkshire HG4 5EL

Locality: Norton Conyers
Local Authority: Harrogate Borough Council
County: North Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: HG4 5EL

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Listing Text


2/47 The Old Stables, with
clock tower and wall
22.7.55 adjoining Norton Conyers


Stables, now outbuildings, and adjoining wall. C17 and C18. Roughcast
brick with brick and stone rubble wall. Westmorland slate roof and
stone slates. A long-single storey range of it bays with 2-storey bay
with outshut on right and a wall projecting from the 2-storey bay
linking clock tower to house. Single storey range: entrances - wooden
garage doors to left, 2 narrower plank doors to right and centre.
5 Yorkshire sashes, most with leaded lights, and two 9-pane, unequally
hung sashes in flush wood architraves to right. Band above windows,
stone slate roof, 2 short brick stacks on ridge. 2-storey bay has plank
door with rectangular 2-light window over and a wooden cross-window
above. Band above ground floor window continues from single storey
range. Ashlar gable coping with shaped kneelers and Westmorland slate
roof. Brick chimney to rear left corner. Wooden cupola above has
square base with clock and circular bell tower over with columns
supporting domed roof with finial. Wall: approximately 6 metres high,
rendered on south face and with ashlar coping. Narrow, flat arched
opening. Outshut to right of wall abutting right return of clock tower:
single storey with ashlar coping carrying lead urns decorated with masks
and pineapple finials. Single storey range continues to left around
north side of yard as facade only, terminating with a weathered ashlar
gate pier composed of a base with balusters supporting the remains of
2 Corinthian columns with plain pediment and cornice over.

Listing NGR: SE3203076239

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Source: English Heritage

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