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Stables and Carriage House 15 Metres to North East of Polapit Tamar

A Grade II Listed Building in Werrington, Cornwall

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Latitude: 50.6799 / 50°40'47"N

Longitude: -4.3608 / 4°21'39"W

OS Eastings: 233303

OS Northings: 89353

OS Grid: SX333893

Mapcode National: GBR NL.6FPH

Mapcode Global: FRA 17R8.WCW

Plus Code: 9C2QMJHQ+XM

Entry Name: Stables and Carriage House 15 Metres to North East of Polapit Tamar

Listing Date: 11 January 1989

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1161707

English Heritage Legacy ID: 68166

Location: Werrington, Cornwall, PL15

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: Werrington

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: Werrington

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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9/277 Stables and carriage house 15
- metres to north east of Polapit

Stables, tack room, carriage house and garages. Circa 1866 (dates on rain-water
hoppers). Snecked stone and brick, partly slate hung. Rag slate roof with gable and
hipped ends.
Plan: Carriage house to left with stables in central range, divided with stables for
hunters to rear right and tack room to left with gun room to rear. Garages on right
with very early pit (1902). The ground level at the back is much lower. Italianate
Exterior: 2 storeys. Asymmetrical elevation facing yard. Carriage house on left is
slate hung above ground floor and has 2 wide garage doors and diagonally planked door
on ground floor and three C19 12-pane sashes on first floor. Lower central range
containing stables has central round headed arched door opening flanked by two 2-
light windows. Gable end to central projection above which provides top lighting and
ventilation for the stables. 2 storey range to right with glazed extension on ground
floor and band of six 6-pane windows above with clock in gable end.
The back of the building has been treated as the main architectural elevation and
impressively rises from the garden which is much lower. Granite dressings and quoins.
Arcaded loggia to rear of stable range. To the left the boarded timber frame gable
end of the coach house has a row of 6 12-pane windows and to right a square weather
boarded timber frame cupola with a pyramidal roof.
Interior: Almost complete stalls and loose boxes in stables with finer quality
joinery in the stables which were used by the hunters. Brick and cobbled floors.
Complete fitting in tack room. White glazed tiles to pit which was constructed in

Listing NGR: SX3330389353

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