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Stables at Haggerston Castle

A Grade II Listed Building in Ancroft, Northumberland

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Coordinates

Latitude: 55.6869 / 55°41'12"N

Longitude: -1.9369 / 1°56'12"W

OS Eastings: 404067

OS Northings: 643710

OS Grid: NU040437

Mapcode National: GBR G2XP.G7

Mapcode Global: WH9YZ.6BY7

Entry Name: Stables at Haggerston Castle

Listing Date: 22 December 1969

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1154632

English Heritage Legacy ID: 237892

Location: Ancroft, Northumberland, TD15

County: Northumberland

Civil Parish: Ancroft

Built-Up Area: Haggerston

Traditional County: Northumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northumberland

Church of England Parish: Ancroft St Anne

Church of England Diocese: Newcastle

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Listing Text

ANCROFT HAGGERSTON
NU 04 SW
10/39 Stables at
22/12/69 Haggerston Castle

GV II

Stable block. 1908 for Thomas Leyland. Scored stucco with ashlar dressings;
Welsh slate roof. Car-or carriage-washing shelter steel with glass roof.
4 ranges round a courtyard. 2 storeys, 7 bays. Boldly-moulded plinth,
rusticated quoins. Tall, central, rusticated and pedimented carriage arch
with date panel in pediment. On ground floor casement windows with keyed
alternating-block surrounds. In 2nd and 6th bays iron stairs on rusticated
stone bases lead to boarded doors in alternating-block surrounds with
quintuple keystones under dormers. 1st-floor windows enlarged mid C20.
Eaves cornice and hipped roof. Central clock turret with ogee lead roof
and vane. Large corniced ridge stacks on returns.

The interior of the courtyard is especially fine and complete. All doors
with quintuple keystones and all windows in keyed, raised alternating-block
surrounds. Side ranges each have 5 bays of carriage arches, 2 elliptical
arches each side of a higher round arch. In the centre of the yard a shelter
of 4 round columns supporting a shallow pyramidal glazed roof with louvred
vent at the apex.


Listing NGR: NU0406743710

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