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Stables Circa 30 Metres East of Elton Hall

A Grade II* Listed Building in Elton, Cambridgeshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.5238 / 52°31'25"N

Longitude: -0.3958 / 0°23'44"W

OS Eastings: 508933

OS Northings: 292975

OS Grid: TL089929

Mapcode National: GBR GYR.NS0

Mapcode Global: VHFNC.3T3N

Entry Name: Stables Circa 30 Metres East of Elton Hall

Listing Date: 16 November 1988

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1130095

English Heritage Legacy ID: 54852

Location: Elton, Huntingdonshire, Cambridgeshire, PE8

County: Cambridgeshire

District: Huntingdonshire

Civil Parish: Elton

Traditional County: Huntingdonshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cambridgeshire

Church of England Parish: Warmington St Mary the Blessed Virgin

Church of England Diocese: Peterborough

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Listing Text

In the entry for:

ELTON ELTON HALL
TL 09 SE
3/44 Stables c30 metres east of
Elton Hall
GV II

The grade shall be amended to read Grade II*.

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ELTON ELTON HALL
TL 09 SE
3/44 Stables c.30 metres
east of Elton Hall
GV II

Stables. Circa 1870 including south-west range of former early C18 stables.
Built for 4th Earl of Carysfort. Rock faced and hammer dressed limestone with
freestone dressings. Welsh slated roofs. One storey and attics, ranges of
stables, coach houses and cottages enclosing and partly enclosing two stable
yards. Main entrance archway in north-west range surmounted by a clock tower
of two stages. North-west elevation: Symmetrical with embattled parapet to
tower and flanking walls; plain corbelled parapets to gabled end bays;
chamfered plinth; two-centred inner and outer arches with brick vault, arch
of two chamfered and moulded orders, arms of the fourth Earl of Carysfort and
clock in recesses above archway and flanked by two single-light windows with
chamfered and hollow-chamfered reveals and moulded label. End bays with
ground and first floor stone mullioned casement windows. Stable yard facades:
Boarded stable doors and outer cottage doors with cast iron hinges imprinted
'Charles Collinge Lambeth', and with rectangular fanlights, similar boarded
loft doors with gabled parapets and coach house doors shaped to segmental
arches. Stable windows, cast iron with large geometric patterned panes.
Cottage windows of two and three casement lights with chamfered reveals;
facade dormer windows with parapets similar to loft doors and with ball
finials. Interior of stables largely complete and original plan unaltered.

V.C.H. Huntingdonshire, p158
Elton Hall Historical Guide


Listing NGR: TL0893392975

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