Description: Stable Block to North of Kitchen Garden
Date Listed: 20 October 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 332103
OS Grid Reference: SE5179658592
OS Grid Coordinates: 451796, 458592
Latitude/Longitude: 54.0207, -1.2109
SE 55 NW BENINGBROUGH BENINGBROUGH HALL
4/10 Stable-block to north
of kitchen garden.
Stable-block, now office and display area. C18 with C19 wings. For the Bourchiers
and Dawnays of Beningbrough Hall. Brick, the C18 work in Flemish garden wall bond,
C19 work in English garden wall bond; stone dressings; Westmorland slate roofs.
U-shaped. 2 storeys, 7 bays with 3-bay cross wings. Main range: central 3 bays
break forward and have a round-arched arcade with imposts bevel, band, and 3 windows
above, surmounted by raised brick pediment with later oversailing band and cornice
on paired brackets with sevil-de-boeuf in tympanum and cast-iron mind vane above.
Central bays flanked by 6-panel doors under fanlights with glazing bars. Round-
arched windows to outer bays. 1st-floor windows all 6-pane sashes with segmental-
brick arches and stone cills. Stepped eaves. Hipped roof with ridge stacks. Gable
end of each wing has a round-arched sash with glazing bars with segment-headed
window above. Inner returns of wings: each has 2 segmental-arched cart-entrys
(that on left of right wing now stable door). Band and lst-floor windows as main range.
Stepped eaves. Hipped roofs.
Listing NGR: SE5179658592
Source: English Heritage
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