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Latitude: 51.3987 / 51°23'55"N
Longitude: -0.9065 / 0°54'23"W
OS Eastings: 476166
OS Northings: 167197
OS Grid: SU761671
Mapcode National: GBR C6H.CLY
Mapcode Global: VHDX7.73ML
Entry Name: Stable at Newland Farm
Listing Date: 2 August 2002
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1088067
English Heritage Legacy ID: 489653
Location: Arborfield and Newland, Wokingham, RG2
Civil Parish: Arborfield and Newland
Built-Up Area: Arborfield Cross
Traditional County: Berkshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Berkshire
Church of England Parish: Arborfield
Church of England Diocese: Oxford
ARBORFIELD AND NEWLAND
1921/0/10016 Stable at Newland Farm
Stable, dated 1728. English bond brick walls with some burned headers and quoins. Timber-framed roof with clay tiles. Partially weather-boarded to hipped gable ends. L-shaped with main room to front and floored room to rear, all under half-hipped roof.
EXTERIOR: South elevation with central opening of plank stable door with long iron hinges under shallow segmental head. Brick plinth, graduated to fit ground slope, deepest at the east end. Segmental head window openings to each side of door. To left, brick plaque marked T S 1728. East elevation with similar brick work and deep plinth, and weather-boarding to top with plank hayloft door.
INTERIOR: 3 bays to main range. Chamfered and stopped tie beams into brick wall. Queen post roof with struts to the wall plate and clasped purlins. Rafters are pegged at the ridge and project over the wall plate. The purlins meet at intersection of main and rear rooms. Rear room floored with joists and lapped floorboards, and arms for tackle to south and east walls.
An intact and well-built stable, dated 1728, that forms part of a farmstead group of 2 late-C18 barns, one with attached engine house, and an early-C19 cattleshed, with which it has group value (q.v.).
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