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The Stables

A Grade II Listed Building in Darnhall, Cheshire West and Chester

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Latitude: 53.1653 / 53°9'55"N

Longitude: -2.5486 / 2°32'54"W

OS Eastings: 363419

OS Northings: 363275

OS Grid: SJ634632

Mapcode National: GBR 7R.4RF7

Mapcode Global: WH99Q.TPKR

Entry Name: The Stables

Listing Date: 12 March 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1138422

English Heritage Legacy ID: 57298

Location: Darnhall, Cheshire West and Chester, CW7

County: Cheshire West and Chester

Civil Parish: Darnhall

Traditional County: Cheshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cheshire

Church of England Parish: Over St Chad

Church of England Diocese: Chester

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Listing Text

SJ 66 SW
7/19 The Stables
- II
Stable block to Darnhall Abbey. Mid C19. Red English garden wall
bond brick with slate roof. Single storey with two-storey cottages
and 2-storey entrance tower. Rectangular courtyard with entrance gate
tower across south western angle at 45°. Coach house (northern)
courtyard front: central double carriage doors with basket arch and
keystone with figurehead. Shallow pedimental gable above with
octagonal clock face. Octagonal bellcote to ridge with round arched
openings and pilasters to corners with dome over. To left are 3 bays
with a central door and to right are a door at left and 3 windows to
right of it. Eastern front has 2 bays with window to corner and door
to right of it with two carriage doorways to right again. This rhythm
is reversed at the projecting wing to the left which joins with the
gatetower which has a round-arched gateway with ashlar springers and
three arched lancets to the first floor. Range of 3 cottages
adjoining this on the side facing the coach house with wedge lintels
to doors and windows and stone sills and hipped dormers.

Listing NGR: SJ6341963275

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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