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Wall, Gateway, Carriage-House and Stable Attached

A Grade II Listed Building in Staindrop, County Durham

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.5804 / 54°34'49"N

Longitude: -1.801 / 1°48'3"W

OS Eastings: 412962

OS Northings: 520600

OS Grid: NZ129206

Mapcode National: GBR HHVG.WT

Mapcode Global: WHC5L.94ND

Entry Name: Wall, Gateway, Carriage-House and Stable Attached

Listing Date: 30 September 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1121756

English Heritage Legacy ID: 111504

Location: Staindrop, County Durham, DL2

County: County Durham

Civil Parish: Staindrop

Built-Up Area: Staindrop

Traditional County: Durham

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): County Durham

Church of England Parish: Staindrop

Church of England Diocese: Durham

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Listing Text

STAINDROP FRONT STREET
NZ 1320
(South side)
18/139 Wall, gateway,
carriage-house and
stable attached to
Staindrop Hall

GV II

Yard wall with gateway, carriage house and stables. Third quarter C18.
Sandstone rubble withquoins and ashlar dressings; rear elevation rendered
sandstone rubble with quoins and brick and ashlar dressings; roof of graduated
Lakeland slate with ashlar chimney. 2 storeys, 3 bays and high wall attached
at left.

Wall has boarded pedestrian to left of high segmental-headed vehicle arch
with voussoirs; renewed boarded double doors; flat stone coping. Carriage-
house and stable has 3 high hit-and-miss loft openings with projecting stone
sills; hipped roof with left end chimney at eaves. South elevation to yard
shows boarded door and 2-pane overlight at left, and partly-glazed opening
between that and 2 segmental-headed coach entrances with boarded doors; 3 loft
openings, the 2 left boarded, the right a horizontal sliding sash with glazing
bars, have projecting stone sills. Right return has side stone steps, the ends
shaped to form continuous stepped curve, to first floor boarded door.

Interior: quadrant hay store at left of first door; circular hay racks to 4
stalls, 2 with mangers.

This stable block is in the style of some of those built at Raby Castle by J.
Paine. It balances the one-storey wing to Staindrop Hall which is adjacent
to the gateway.

Listing NGR: NZ1302220600

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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