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North Stables

A Grade I Listed Building in Mapperton, Dorset

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Latitude: 50.7946 / 50°47'40"N

Longitude: -2.7064 / 2°42'23"W

OS Eastings: 350306

OS Northings: 99689

OS Grid: SY503996

Mapcode National: GBR ML.Z64R

Mapcode Global: FRA 566Z.ZBK

Plus Code: 9C2VQ7VV+RC

Entry Name: North Stables

Listing Date: 4 December 1951

Grade: I

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1215497

English Heritage Legacy ID: 400735

Location: Mapperton, Dorset, DT8

County: Dorset

Civil Parish: Mapperton

Traditional County: Dorset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset

Church of England Parish: Melplash and Mapperton Christ Church

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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North Stable Block. c.1670. Dressed stone walls. Stone slab roof,
with stone gable-copings. One storey with attics over. The south
elevation has doorways towards each end, each with eared architrave,
pulvinated frieze and pediment over. Between the doorways, 6 windows,
2-light mullion-and-transom design, with ovolo moulds, same architrave,
frieze and pediment as doorways. Cast-iron casements with many
glazing-bars and small lights. Doorways, fitted with original doors.
Pitch door on east gable-end with same architrave moulding.
Interior: West end, tack room. Cobble flooring and stone drain.
Large stalls, partitioning has original posts with moulded bases and
capitals. Transverse staircase to attics, at centre. Roof construction
similar to south range, (q,v.).
Source: R.C.H.M. Dorset I, p 156 (3).

Listing NGR: SY5030999688

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