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The Stable Block, with Flats, Coach House and Clock Turret

A Grade II Listed Building in Henstridge, Somerset

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Latitude: 50.9803 / 50°58'49"N

Longitude: -2.4131 / 2°24'47"W

OS Eastings: 371095

OS Northings: 120178

OS Grid: ST710201

Mapcode National: GBR MZ.LGG0

Mapcode Global: FRA 56TJ.CP5

Entry Name: The Stable Block, with Flats, Coach House and Clock Turret

Listing Date: 15 February 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1174569

English Heritage Legacy ID: 261823

Location: Henstridge, South Somerset, Somerset, BA8

County: Somerset

District: South Somerset

Civil Parish: Henstridge

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text


3/87 The stable block, with flats,
coach house and clock turret


Stables, coach house, flats, etc. to large house. Late C19. Local stone coursed rubble with brick dressings; plain clay
tile roofs with bargeboarded gables; brick chimney stacks. Open rectangle plan around sett paved courtyard, entrance
through gap in East corner. Mostly 2 storey. 16 pane sash windows in brick surounds, those to first floor set into
bargeboarded gables, except in centre of North East and South West ranges, where they are set in projecting gables two
bays wide: a variety of doors, including plain boarded doors to living quarters in North West range, and matching coach
house/garage doors in North East range, with wide double doors with fanlight set into segmental arch in South West
range; this last is the stable block, and is basically one-storey with tall roof and glazed continuous ridgelight at
attic height, looking like a corridor: to gable of North East range a clock turret, timber with plaster panels, hipped
slated roof crowned with lead and weathervane. A progressive and attractive assemblage foreshadowing the Edwardian
style relativley unaltered. Part of a large estate with many good collected items: the main house, of 1881, is of
lesser interest and not listed.

Listing NGR: ST7109520178

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

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