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Stable Block at Boughton House

A Grade I Listed Building in Weekley, Northamptonshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.4248 / 52°25'29"N

Longitude: -0.6768 / 0°40'36"W

OS Eastings: 490073

OS Northings: 281577

OS Grid: SP900815

Mapcode National: GBR DWW.XB2

Mapcode Global: VHFNS.7B10

Entry Name: Stable Block at Boughton House

Listing Date: 25 October 1951

Last Amended: 19 June 1992

Grade: I

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1372406

English Heritage Legacy ID: 231210

Location: Weekley, Kettering, Northamptonshire, NN14

County: Northamptonshire

District: Kettering

Civil Parish: Weekley

Traditional County: Northamptonshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northamptonshire

Church of England Parish: Weekley St Mary the Virgin

Church of England Diocese: Peterborough

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Listing Text

WEEKLEY
SP98SW BOUGHTON PARK
1337-0/6/219 Stable block at Boughton House
25/10/51
(Formerly Listed as:
BOUGHTON PARK
Stables at Boughton House)
GV I
Stable block. Circa 1700-04, restored 1976-81. Limestone
ashlar front, red brick sides and rear, hipped Collyweston
stone slate roofs. Main block with cross-wings projecting only
slightly to front. 2 storeys, raised band between. Eaves
cornice. Central rusticated entrance with tall round-headed
opening (Britannia firemark over) and pediment with heraldic
carving by Gideon Duchesne. Top hamper with rusticated angle
pilasters and 3 square panels. Leaded dome with ball finial
and weathervane. 3 bays to either side of centrepiece, leaded
cross casement windows, taller to ground than to first floor.
Projecting ends of wings, 3 windows wide, have similar detail
and rusticated angle pilasters. Some interior fittings remain,
including a staircase with turned balusters in the south wing.


Listing NGR: SP9007181580

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