Description: Stables Attached to North End of Bilton Hall
Date Listed: 12 December 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 330700
OS Grid Reference: SE3344357425
OS Grid Coordinates: 433443, 457425
Latitude/Longitude: 54.0118, -1.4912
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SE 35 NW KNARESBOROUGH BILTON LANE
2/37 Stables attached to north
end of Bilton Hall
Stables and coach house, now house and offices. Late C18, probably for John
Watson. Coursed squared gritstone, slate roof. L-shaped plan, 2 storeys,
with west range of 6 first-floor windows and north range at right angles, of
similar length and with the bay to right of centre rising to 3 storeys.
West range: 3 boarded stable doors, with blocked carriage arch to left
containing carved shield with 3 birds in relief. Casement with glazing
bars. North range, south side: central C20 bow window in blocked archway,
sashes with glazing bars to remaining windows. Ground-floor window to right
of centre has initials T or JW and shield with 3 circles and bar in relief.
3-storey block has stone shelves giving access to pigeon loft to top storey,
pyramidal roof and ball finial with weather vane. Stone gutter brackets,
stacks at south end of west range and east end of south range. North side
of north range: C20 glazed doors to left and right; sashes with glazing
bars. Large inserted window with small panes, far right. Two ranges of 2-
storey offices were added to the west side of the west range mid C20 and
are not of special interest.
Listing NGR: SE3344357425
Source: English Heritage
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