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Stable Block 30 Metres North-West of Blenkinsopp Hall

A Grade II Listed Building in Greenhead, Northumberland

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.9711 / 54°58'16"N

Longitude: -2.4994 / 2°29'57"W

OS Eastings: 368130

OS Northings: 564172

OS Grid: NY681641

Mapcode National: GBR BBZY.PS

Mapcode Global: WH911.L91W

Entry Name: Stable Block 30 Metres North-West of Blenkinsopp Hall

Listing Date: 27 July 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1155794

English Heritage Legacy ID: 240714

Location: Greenhead, Northumberland, NE49

County: Northumberland

Civil Parish: Greenhead

Traditional County: Northumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northumberland

Church of England Parish: Greenhead

Church of England Diocese: Newcastle

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Listing Text

GREENHEAD A 69(T)
NY 66 SE
(North side, off)
15/66 Stable block 30
metres north-west
of Blenkinsopp Hall
II

Stable block incorporating coach house, stables and living quarters. Rear
range and return wings 1833 (dated on pediment); front range rebuilt 1903
(dated on parapet). Dressed stone, graduated green slate roofs and stone
chimneys; glazed iron canopy on rear range. 4 ranges round a rectangular
stable yard. Tudor/Gothic style.

Single-storey, 5-bay front range. Taller central square-plan tower; flanking
walls break back; projecting canted end bays. Projecting embattled parapets.
Tower has moulded triangular-headed archway with clock face and flanking cross-
loops above. Featureless flanking walls. End bays have 3-light chamfered-
mullioned windows with latticed casements; moulded octagonal plaques on parapet
(plaque on left bay dated 1903).

2-storey, 6-bay rear range. Central paired doorways flanked by elliptical
coach arches with doorways in end bays. Six 2-light windows in chamfered
surrounds above (3 windows on left half retain sashes and mullion). Pediment
over two centre bays contains boarded-over clock face in surround dated 1833.
Low-pitched hipped roof with 4 ridge stacks. Canopy across entire ground floor
of rear range has low pent glass roof on arch-braced iron brackets.

Single-storey, 3-bay return wings; each wing with two 2-light windows and an
elliptical coach arch to yard; low-pitched roofs.


Listing NGR: NY6813064172

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

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