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Main Stable Block to Former Estcourt House

A Grade II Listed Building in Shipton Moyne, Gloucestershire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.6187 / 51°37'7"N

Longitude: -2.1486 / 2°8'54"W

OS Eastings: 389810

OS Northings: 191102

OS Grid: ST898911

Mapcode National: GBR 1P6.HM3

Mapcode Global: VH95K.QL00

Entry Name: Main Stable Block to Former Estcourt House

Listing Date: 16 March 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1264941

English Heritage Legacy ID: 426407

Location: Shipton Moyne, Cotswold, Gloucestershire, GL8

County: Gloucestershire

District: Cotswold

Civil Parish: Shipton Moyne

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire

Church of England Parish: Shipton Moyne St John the Baptist

Church of England Diocese: Gloucester

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Listing Text

SHIPTON MOYNE ESTCOURT PARK
ST 89 SE
7/163 Main stable block to former
Estcourt House
GV II

Large formal stable block. Dated 1781 on both end pediments.
Ashlar faced coursed stone with stone slate roof, with central rear
wings with concrete tiles. Large single T-shape range of single
storey and loft with central and end pedimented bays and central
bay stepped back twice to rear. Pediments with moulded stone
cornice, datestone to each end and clock face to centre, with large
round keyed oculus with radial glazing to loft level. Central bay
has very tall wooden bellcote with arched sides and domed lead roof
with ball finial and weathervane. Large basket arch with imposts
to ground floor of each, open in centre but with C20 sliding doors,
top of arch glazed to each end and with inset stonework leading to
stalls. Between arches are to each side 3 round-headed recessed
blind arches with 3-tiered ventilator to each with sill band at
impost level. Interior retains virtually all its original
fittings including mangers, feeding racks, stalls and partitions,
and has chamfered edge square cast iron column in each end bay.
Mounting block of 4 steps to right of central open arch. This
forms the most important surviving formal building, along with the
coach house (q.v.), from Estcourt House estate, now demolished.


Listing NGR: ST8981091102

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

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