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Stables and Coach House at Plas Isaf including attached walled garden

A Grade II Listed Building in Argoed, Flintshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.1547 / 53°9'16"N

Longitude: -3.1093 / 3°6'33"W

OS Eastings: 325916

OS Northings: 362523

OS Grid: SJ259625

Mapcode National: GBR 71.57U2

Mapcode Global: WH776.6YMY

Entry Name: Stables and Coach House at Plas Isaf including attached walled garden

Listing Date: 5 August 1997

Last Amended: 5 August 1997

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 18721

Building Class: Domestic

Location: Situated to the rear of Plas Isaf on two sides of a yard, reached from a drive running north from the A5118 at Llong, linked to the house via a covered carriageway.

County: Flintshire

Community: Argoed

Community: Argoed

Locality: Llong

Traditional County: Flintshire

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History

Probably built late C18/early C19. A range at right-angles to the stable block was substantially rebuilt in brick probably late C19 and garage doors inserted late C20.

Exterior

2-storey main stable range is of coursed rubble with ashlar dressings and a range attached to the north east which is of stone very largely rebuilt in brick. Slate roof with stone copings and kneelers to gables, brick chimney. The buildings form an L shape around a yard to the rear of Plas Isaf to which the stables are attached by a low range with a carriage arch.

The stables face E on to the yard. A door with an overlight is situated off-centre with a circular pitching eye above it and a multi-paned cast-iron window at ground floor level on each side. To the far left is a cart entrance with a boarded door and a small boarded opening above. To the far right there is a multi-paned cast-iron window on each floor. A range attached at right angles to the right side forming the N side of the yard. It has a late C20 garage entrance and in the gabled end elevation a range of pigeon holes.

The rear elevation has a small brick outshut and stone steps up to a door in the upper floor. Attached on the right is a projecting range, perhaps a loose box, and on the left side a projecting gabled carriage house with wide arched entrance. Attached to the left of this is a walled garden built of roughly coursed rubble with brick buttresses.

Interior

Interior not accessible at time of 1997 survey.

Reasons for Listing

Listed as a good example of stables of the period and for group value with Plas Isaf.

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