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Sprotbrough Park Stables, Sprotbrough and Cusworth

Description: Sprotbrough Park Stables

Grade: II
Date Listed: 5 June 1968
English Heritage Building ID: 334570

OS Grid Reference: SE5401901992
OS Grid Coordinates: 454019, 401992
Latitude/Longitude: 53.5118, -1.1869

Location: Park Dr, Sprotbrough, Doncaster DN5 7RF

Locality: Sprotbrough and Cusworth
County: Doncaster
Country: England
Postcode: DN5 7RF

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Listing Text

(south side, off)
7/149 Sprotbrough Park Stables
(part of item formerly
listed as
5.6.68 Sprotbrough Park Stables,
central entrance archway)


Stable-bock now derelict and used as store. Probably late C18, for the Copley
family of Sprotbrough Hall (demolished 1926). Roughcast and stuccoed rubble
limestone, corrugated-iron and sheet-asbestos roofs although some Westmorland
slates remain. 2-storey entrance gateway and end pavilions with single-storey,
3-bay link blocks; wing to rear of each pavilion. Plinth, large quoins exposed
beneath decayed rendering. Central round arch has impost band to keyed archivolt
flanked by lozenge-shaped panels in the renderings Deep band beneath 5 oculi
in architraves (outer and central oculi blind). Pedimented gable. Link blocks
(obscured it time of resurvey) have joints ruled on stucco and have sashes with
glazing bars and central stack on front roof slope. Pavilions each have door
beneath bracketed ledge to lst-floor door with overlight and round, brick arch.
Pyramidal roofs with oversailing eaves. Altered rear wings retain some round-arched
doorways and unequally-hung 15-pane sashes.

Listing NGR: SE5403901995

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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