Description: The Old Nursery Wing at Busby Hall
Date Listed: 30 October 1990
English Heritage Building ID: 333219
OS Grid Reference: NZ5155904112
OS Grid Coordinates: 451559, 504112
Latitude/Longitude: 54.4298, -1.2067
NZ 50 SW LITTLE BUSBY
10/160 The Old Nursery
wing at Busby Hall
Former wing of Busby Hall, now holiday cottages, adjoining north
side of Busby Hall. Possibly C16 in origin but refronted in late
C18 or early C19. Herringbone-tooled sandstone; grey pantiled roof
with stone ridge, copings and stacks.
2 storeys, 7 bays. First floor band with quoins above, suggesting
2 phases of rebuilding. 6-panel double doors, in second and third
bays from right, have 3-pane overlights and architraves. Similar
architraves to 12-pane sashes with projecting cills. Centre and
left end corniced chimneys. Rear elevation 7 bays: alternating
plain wall areas with 3 tall, wide buttresses. Irregular fenestration
with 12-pane sashes (some replaced) in architraves. Half-glazed
door, with 3-pane overlight, in third bay, in similar architrave.
Two 6-pane sashes at ground floor left. Remains of a corbelled-out
chimney and traces of older window surrounds in the walls.
Listing NGR: NZ5155904112
Source: English Heritage
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