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College Offices

A Grade I Listed Building in Welbeck, Nottinghamshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.263 / 53°15'46"N

Longitude: -1.157 / 1°9'25"W

OS Eastings: 456325

OS Northings: 374329

OS Grid: SK563743

Mapcode National: GBR NZCQ.90

Mapcode Global: WHDFF.679W

Entry Name: College Offices

Listing Date: 8 February 1972

Last Amended: 12 April 1985

Grade: I

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1224773

English Heritage Legacy ID: 420575

Location: Welbeck, Bassetlaw, Nottinghamshire, S80

County: Nottinghamshire

District: Bassetlaw

Civil Parish: Welbeck

Traditional County: Nottinghamshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Nottinghamshire

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Listing Text

SK 5674 and SK 5774 WELBECK CHAPEL COURT,
WELBECK AH13EY
(North side)

12/180 College offices
(Formerly listed
8.2.72 as Old Stables,
now Kitchen and
Dinlng Room at
Welbeck Abbey)

G.V. I

Service wing, now College offices. Mid C18 by the mason William
Birch. Ashlar. Copper roof with decorative ridge. 5 ashlar
stacks. Stone coped gables with decorative finials and ornate
clock cupolas, Damaged embattled parapet with raised eaves band.
Set on a plinth. 2 storeys, 15 bays. Central doorway. Part
glazed door in ashlar surround, flanked by single marginal fixed
lights. Above is a fanlight in ashlar surround with glazed arch
over. All set into a vermiculated rusticated surround with
bracket keystone and flanked by single iron lamp brackets. To
the right are 6 glazing bar sashes and a doorway with panelled
double door and glazing bar overlight. To the left are 5 glazing
bar sashes, a similar doorway and a single glazing bar sash.
Above are 15 glazing bar sashes. All openings, except the
central arched doorway, are in raised ashlar eared architraves.
The left/west gable has a central arched doorway with large
double decorative door with rusticated arch over and keystone.
Flanked by 2 rusticated piers supporting a flat canopy. Further
flanked by single doorways with rusticated surrounds and
keystones. The right doorway now contains a glazing bar fixed
liqht. Above is a single, central, small glazing bar fixed
light in raised ashlar surround with sill band. Flanked by
single flat piers supporting a pediment with single central small
roundel. Further flanked by single glazing bar sashes with
raised ashlar eared architraves. Flanking the top of the
pediment are single glazing bar sashes in raised ashlar surrounds
and with lintel band. In the apex is a single oval fixed light
in raised ashlar surround with keystones at each of the 4
cardinal points. The right/east gable has a central doorway
with part blocked, decorative, arched door. Imposts support a
moulded arch with keystone and 2 bracketed voussoirs. Flanked by
single rusticated piers supporting a frieze. Above is a broken
segmental pediment rising to support a further, smaller,
pediment, the niche between having a single oval fixed light.
Either side are single glazing bar sashes on each floor, the
first floor being smaller, all with raised ashlar eared
architraves. In the apex is a single oval fixed light with
raised ashlar surround and keystone at each of the 4 cardinal
points. Projecting from the front left and right are single
coped walls with single recessed arches and keystones on each
side, terminating in vermiculated rusticated and decorated
piers, each topped with 4 orbs supporting an obelisk. To the
right is a similar wall, pier and respond topped with single
orbs.


Listing NGR: SK5632674329

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

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