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Stable Block, Stanway House

A Grade II Listed Building in Stanway, Gloucestershire

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Latitude: 51.9906 / 51°59'26"N

Longitude: -1.9122 / 1°54'43"W

OS Eastings: 406127

OS Northings: 232461

OS Grid: SP061324

Mapcode National: GBR 3MQ.3CX

Mapcode Global: VHB1D.S7ZC

Entry Name: Stable Block, Stanway House

Listing Date: 7 September 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1154414

English Heritage Legacy ID: 134912

Location: Stanway, Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire, GL54

County: Gloucestershire

District: Tewkesbury

Civil Parish: Stanway

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire

Church of England Parish: Toddington, Stanway and Didbrook and Hailes

Church of England Diocese: Gloucester

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Listing Text

SP 0632-0732
13/126 Stable block, Stanway House
Stables. 1859-60 by W. Burn for the Earl of Wemyss. Ashlar,
stone slates. 'U' plan, 5 x 3 courtyard, 1 1/2 storeys, added rear
wing. Front: gables each side, plinth, 3-light mullion and
transom window, 2-light mullion over, parapet gables, cross-gablet
apex. Yard wall sets forward slightly from each gable, 2-course
ridged top, steps up to centre gateway. Wall thickened, pilaster
on high base each side, moulded capital, moulded edge to gateway,
4-centred arch, projecting keystone: pediment over. In
courtyard, end wall 3 double, boarded doors with cover strips,
segmental heads; smaller double, boarded doors each side with
rectangular light over, flat stone lintel. Above, 2-light mullion
and transom window rising into gabled dormer, parapet gable:
parapet gables either end large-doored section, ridge chimneys,
moulded caps. Lower roofs each side and to wings: double boarded
door centre of each wing, rectangular light over. Leaded-light
window each side, flat stone lintel. Above boarded door rising
into stone dormer, parapet gable: 2 small, gabled, louvred dormers
above. Brick-paved yard, mounting block with 3 stone steps on
Interior: right wing 5 stalls, with boarded partitions, swept
tops; boarded chute in corner, plastered ceiling, moulded cornice.
Rear left 2 loose boxes, corner troughs, cast-iron racks over,
plastered ceiling.
(Lord Neidpath, Stanway House, 1984)

Listing NGR: SP0612032463

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