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Stables to Smeaton Manor, Great Smeaton

Description: Stables to Smeaton Manor

Grade: II
Date Listed: 29 January 1953
English Heritage Building ID: 332401

OS Grid Reference: NZ3384804683
OS Grid Coordinates: 433848, 504683
Latitude/Longitude: 54.4364, -1.4797

Location: Great Smeaton, North Yorkshire DL6 2NF

Locality: Great Smeaton
Local Authority: Hambleton District Council
County: North Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: DL6 2NF

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Listing Text

(north side, off)

6/37 Stables to Smeaton Manor
(formerly listed as
29.1.53 "Stables at Smeaton Manor")

Stables and cottages. 1875-8 by Philip Webb for Major Percy Godman. Red
brick in English bond, pantile roof. Rectangular in plan, 2-storey clock
tower flanked by single-storey 1-bay wings. To left the taller stable
block. To right a range of cottages, with single-storey central section
flanked by taller square bays. Clock tower: central segmental carriage
arch, with oversailing gabled roof. Above a diamond-shaped clock with two
4-pane windows below it. Below the eaves a series of ventilation (pigeon)
holes. Brick kneelers and coping. External gable stacks. Fox weather-
vane. Low 1 bay wings to either side, that to left with 3-light window. To
left corner a l-bay square cottage. Central 3-light window under segmental
brick relieving arch. Below eaves to right a small 4-pane window. A
2-light flat-headed dormer window to centre. Pyramidal roof with large
central stack. Behind a low long wing linking to similar cottage at other
end. To right of clock tower, stable block which stretches back forming
other side of the courtyard. 8 bays. Central 2 bays flanked by large brick
pilasters. Stable door to right of left-hand bay. Windows are 2-light
casements with brick relieving arches. Roof hipped. Stables still retain
original stable boxes.

Listing NGR: NZ3384804683

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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