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Latitude: 52.9894 / 52°59'21"N
Longitude: -1.8903 / 1°53'25"W
OS Eastings: 407457
OS Northings: 343563
OS Grid: SK074435
Mapcode National: GBR 37K.NWF
Mapcode Global: WHBD4.Y403
Entry Name: Stables at Alton Tower
Listing Date: 3 January 1967
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1374704
English Heritage Legacy ID: 275096
Location: Farley, Staffordshire Moorlands, Staffordshire, ST10
District: Staffordshire Moorlands
Civil Parish: Farley
Built-Up Area: Alton Park
Traditional County: Staffordshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Staffordshire
Church of England Parish: Alton St Peter
Church of England Diocese: Lichfield
FARLEY C.P. ALTON PARK
12/101 Stables at Alton Towers
Former stables. Early C19 with later alterations. Ashlar facade with
edged herringbone tooling, to painted brick buildings with plain tile roofs.
4 ranges surround a rectangular courtyard with an entrance in the centre of
each range; Gothic revival facade to the south-west. 2 storeys with 3-
storey towers and turrets, crenellated parapet, pseudo-machicolations to
the towers and central block; 11 bays with a square tower to each corner
and 2 square turrets flanking the central 4-centred carriage arch; pointed
windows, mainly lancets, those to first floor of towers are larger and
contain Y-tracery, square-headed loops to second floor of towers. This item
forms part of the important garden layout at Alton Towers (q.v.) which is
included at Grade I on the HBMC Gardens Register.
Listing NGR: SK0745743563
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