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Latitude: 54.5934 / 54°35'36"N
Longitude: -1.8018 / 1°48'6"W
OS Eastings: 412902
OS Northings: 522043
OS Grid: NZ129220
Mapcode National: GBR HHVB.Q5
Mapcode Global: WHC5D.9S7Z
Entry Name: Stables and Coachhouse, with Wall and Mounting-Block Attached
Listing Date: 14 September 1966
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1121776
English Heritage Legacy ID: 111452
Location: Raby with Keverstone, County Durham, DL2
County: County Durham
Civil Parish: Raby with Keverstone
Traditional County: Durham
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): County Durham
Church of England Parish: Staindrop
Church of England Diocese: Durham
RABY WITH KEVERSTONE RABY PARK
15/87 Stables and coach
14/9/66 house, with wall
Stables and coach house; now partly converted to restaurant. Probably third
quarter C18 by J. Carr. Colourwashed render with painted ashlar dressings and
plinth; roof graduated Lakeland slates with ashlar chimneys. Rubble wall.
2-storey, 5-bay coach house and 2-storey, 2-bay pavilions linked by one-storey,
8-bay stables; 17 bays in all.
Coach house has 5 high entrances in arcade with impost band and voussoirs;
boarded double doors under semicircular ventilation panels; first-floor band;
5 square windows above with projecting stone sills, plain stone surrounds and
arch-headed glazing bars. Similar treatment to pavilions with large, partly
slatted and partly glazed ground-floor windows in place of arcades. One-storey
ranges have similar partly-glazed openings, and 6- and 9-panel doors with
4-pane overlights, in architraves with bracketed cornices, in second bay from
each end; eaves band continuous with first-floor band of pavilions and coach
house. Roofs hipped over 2-storey blocks, with banded ashlar chimneys rising
from side eaves. Returns of pavilions each have door under bracketed hood,
and partly-cantilevered L-plan steps, with simple wrought-iron balustrade, to
6-panel first-floor doors in plain stone surrounds.
Interior of right one-storey stable block has ramped stall partitions, with
hay racks in rear arcade over mangers.
Rubble wall with round coping curves from right return to Riding School (q.v.).
2-stepped mounting block of colourwashed stone to left of central block.
Listing NGR: NZ1290222043
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