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Stables and Attached Front Walls

A Grade II Listed Building in Lanhydrock, Cornwall

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Latitude: 50.4453 / 50°26'42"N

Longitude: -4.6934 / 4°41'36"W

OS Eastings: 208862

OS Northings: 64067

OS Grid: SX088640

Mapcode National: GBR N4.P678

Mapcode Global: FRA 171W.CB3

Entry Name: Stables and Attached Front Walls

Listing Date: 15 April 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1158081

English Heritage Legacy ID: 67565

Location: Lanhydrock, Cornwall, PL30

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: Lanhydrock

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: Lanhydrock

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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Listing Text

SX 06 SE
9/83 Stables and attached front walls

Stables with attached front walls ; now offices. 1905, with C20 alterations.
Snecked slatestone rubble with granite dressings and quoins. Slate roof with ridge
tiles and gable ends ; the central gable raised coped verges with scrolled kneelers,
an weathervane. Stacks with rubble shafts to gable ends and in axial positions.
Walls in stone rubble granite coping and granite piers.
Plan: The stables form an overall U-plan; there is a central block, with lower wing
to right and left, the wings returned at the sides to enclose the sides of the stable
yard. The walls extend from the wings and enclose the front of the yard with a
central wide gateway and pedestrian gateway to right.
Exterior: The central block is 2-storey, symmetrical ; ground and first floor have 4-
pane sash to right and left, central C20 plank door with overlight. Clock in the
gable with granite surround. All windows with granite lintels. Single storey wing
to right and left, each with three 6-pane sashes. The returns have central plank
door with overlight, 6-pane sash to right and left. Each front gable end of the
wings have a 6-pane sash with a breather over.
The front walls are about 1½ metres high, with chamfered granite coping ; central
pair of square plan granite ashlar piers on plinth with pyramidal caps. C20 wooden
and wrought iron gates. Similar single gate to right.
At the right side, the wing extends to rear beyond the main range, and has 10 similar
6-pane sashes and C20 door. The left side has six 6-pane sashes. At the rear the
central block has two 4-pane sashes at first floor; all other windows are C20
casements and there is a single storey lean-to along the rear.
Interior: Not inspected.

Listing NGR: SX0886264067

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

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