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Stable Block Approximately 130 Metres North of Ditchley House

A Grade II Listed Building in Spelsbury, Oxfordshire

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Latitude: 51.8892 / 51°53'21"N

Longitude: -1.4336 / 1°26'1"W

OS Eastings: 439073

OS Northings: 221335

OS Grid: SP390213

Mapcode National: GBR 6TH.JCP

Mapcode Global: VHBZJ.3SF3

Entry Name: Stable Block Approximately 130 Metres North of Ditchley House

Listing Date: 30 August 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1251424

English Heritage Legacy ID: 434124

Location: Spelsbury, West Oxfordshire, Oxfordshire, OX7

County: Oxfordshire

District: West Oxfordshire

Civil Parish: Spelsbury

Traditional County: Oxfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire

Church of England Parish: Spelsbury

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

18/170 Stable block approx. 130m N of
Ditchley House


Stables, now workshop and flat. Early/mid C18 probably altered 1924. Coursed
squared limestone with ashlar dressings; Welsh-slate roof with stone-and-brick
stacks. L plan. 2 storeys. Symmetrical 5-window front has ashlar storeybands
clasping corner strips, and has further strips flanking the middle bay which
breaks forward slightly. First-floor windows have 12-pane sashes, plain stone
architraves and projecting keyblocks; ground-floor windows are wider with arched
heads and with keyblocks linked to the band. Central entrance has a
double-stepped keyblock and overlight. Hipped roof returns on right to a rear
wing (dated 1924 at rear), the right side of which has 3 square-headed 16-pane
sashes at each floor. Interior not inspected.
(Ditchley Park is included in the English Heritage Historic Gardens Register at
Grade II*)

Listing NGR: SP3907321335

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

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