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Rafters the Stable

A Grade II Listed Building in Sandford, Devon

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Latitude: 50.8025 / 50°48'8"N

Longitude: -3.6592 / 3°39'33"W

OS Eastings: 283177

OS Northings: 101636

OS Grid: SS831016

Mapcode National: GBR L8.YQV8

Mapcode Global: FRA 367Z.67R

Entry Name: Rafters the Stable

Listing Date: 21 August 1978

Last Amended: 20 May 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1258912

English Heritage Legacy ID: 445849

Location: Sandford, Mid Devon, Devon, EX17

County: Devon

District: Mid Devon

Civil Parish: Sandford

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Sandford St Swithin

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text


3/228 Rafters and The Stable
21.8.78 listed as Stable (formerly listed
as stable Blocks at Creedy Park)


2 houses, formerly stable blocks to Creedy Park. Late C18-early C19, converted to
houses circa 1979. Felmish bond brick on rubble with stucco front; slate roof. L-
shaped block with main block facing south and forward projecting block at left
(west) end. Central carriageway to main block with The Stable to right including
west wing and Rafters to left. 2 storeys. Neo-classical. Stucco front. 6-window
front to main block, 3 either side of carriageway. Carriageway breaks forward
slightly from main range and includes large elliptical arch on moulded Portland
stone imposts. Rafters has central C20 6-panel door with 1-light and side lights.
The Stable has C20 central 6-panel door with over light and side lights in 3-window
west wing. All ground floor windows are 12-pane sashes to ground floor and first
floor oval windows with glazing bars. Parapet with Portland stone parapet. Rear
of exposed brick on rubble up to first floor level. Rear elliptical arch includes
large timber gate-posts. Windows and doors all circa 1979. Front, rear and
interior remodelled circa 1979.

Listing NGR: SS8317701636

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

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