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Stable Block Approx 30 Yards North-East of Belsay Hall

A Grade II* Listed Building in Belsay, Northumberland

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Coordinates

Latitude: 55.1003 / 55°6'0"N

Longitude: -1.8623 / 1°51'44"W

OS Eastings: 408885

OS Northings: 578434

OS Grid: NZ088784

Mapcode National: GBR H9FG.MH

Mapcode Global: WHC31.C2FD

Entry Name: Stable Block Approx 30 Yards North-East of Belsay Hall

Listing Date: 22 August 1986

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1153036

English Heritage Legacy ID: 238506

Location: Belsay, Northumberland, NE20

County: Northumberland

Civil Parish: Belsay

Traditional County: Northumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northumberland

Church of England Parish: Bolam St Andrew

Church of England Diocese: Newcastle

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Listing Text

BELSAY BELSAY
NZ 0878

26/19 Stable block approx 30
yards north-east
of Belsay Hall
(formerly listed as
Nos 1 and 2 Hall, Stables |
Cottages)

GV lI*


Stable block. 1810-17 by Sir Charles Monck. Ashlar with Lakeland slate roof.
Open courtyard plan. Greek revival style. 2 storeys. ll-bay centre with
projecting one-bay wings.

Central block has pedimented middle bay, with pilasters, flanked by 3 elliptical
carriage arches with 4-leaf doors, to left and right. Pilasters separate these
from outer bays which have boarded doors, and 15-pane casements on each floor.
Pedimented projecting wings with angle pilasters and blocked tripartite windows.
Moulded cornice. Gabled roof with corniced ridge stacks and a large central
octagonal corniced clock tower with stone drum and dome, this is based on the
Tower of the Winds at Athens.

Belsay: English Heritage: HMBC: 1984.
Country Life Vol. LXXXVIII, p. 300 Hall
p. 324 Gardens
Vol. CXXV p. 725 Hall


Listing NGR: NZ0888578434

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